Just be there

One day you’re there and the next you might not be. Or someone you love might not be. Or someone you really should have made an effort to get in touch with might not be.

There will be no more chances to talk.

My family lost a close relative this week, suddenly with no warning; gone.  And it really hurts, and will for some time.

It’s been a bad year on that front. But this is not a sympathy post, just a wish that you will move stuff up your ‘people’ to do list. Don’t put off seeing people, don’t get tetchy with family this xmas, appreciate people for who they are.

Find reasons why you should.

Do it.

4 responses to Just be there

  1. Phil Jewitt – Author

    Me and my family would like to thank everyone who has tweeted, liked, DMd or sent best wishes over the last week. Much appreciated. It’s Christmas Eve, we’ve just returned back to Leeds from Durham after the funeral of my sister in law. She was just 42. She passed away in her sleep last week. No previous illness and no cause of death identified. It will be one of life’s mysteries. We will miss her.


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