1. Failure to keep or to continue to have something
2. The experience of having something taken from you or destroyed
3. The act of losing possession
Almost from the beginning I have struggled with the notion of loss.
When my son David died of addiction at the age of 16 I desperately wanted to cling to every aspect of his being. I was so blinded by my grief that I was incapable of being able to see beyond the sudden and seemingly irrevocable absence of his physical presence..."
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