A card to a dying friend. Sure a card is a card but she sees the potential to address a broader problem. Its one of the most dreaded pieces of news we can receivea friend or loved one is dying. This advice is so good and would really help someone in that tremendously difficult situation. A card or letter to someone who knows they are dying must be one of the hardest things of all to write which might put some off writing at all making the person feel isolated and unloved.
Finally i spotted a thinking of you card and bought it. If it is the persons birthday avoid using the word happy in the greeting card. What to write in a card to someone who is dying. And no chance to see them in person.
Writers should always be sure to talk to someone who is very close with the dying person before writing to them to find out what type of mood and spirits they are in. The best greeting card you can give. Having cards to facilitate those conversations she hopes could help change the culture around death and dying. This card is intended to give to a loved one or friend in hospice caretender thoughts and a beautiful soaring butterfly are perfect to convey feelings that may be difficult to express at this time to someone that needs to know they are being thought oforiginal digital art design by betsy bush.
How to offer comfort to someone who is dying 0. I started to write that were thinking of them and hope for. And then i stopped. She was diagnosed recently with cancer and given days to live.
If you are unable to. Willing as i was to send a card a get well card wouldnt be appropriate and there were no cards for a person dying in hospice. A friend of the family is dying and soon. If he initiated the conversation about his dying soon.
Or drop off a cd of music that you know the dying. Leave a pot of tulips on the persons doorstep with a heartfelt message written in a card. She is in her home and aware but under hospice care. The greeting card aisle may not have a cards for someone whos dying section but i found one special kind that really fit.
A message such as i hope you have a wonderful birthday may be received better by the person who is dying.