Saying goodbye to my dad

Dad, before I start, let me say that I love you, always and forever. I miss you.

Remembering Dad

Death is a strange thing. We all know it’s coming, we all know that we aren’t immortal, but we push the reality of death aside because it’s no fun to think about it, is it?

On the 20th of September 2015, I faced the reality of death for only the second time in my life. My father, Frederick Norman Addinall, passed away at the age of 65.

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Don’t be scared, it’s just new

Scary night

How often are we scared of new and unknown things in our lives?

As little children, going to school and not having your parents around is terrifying. When you start high school, it’s scary not having your old friends and teachers around. Starting a new job, going to a party where you don’t really have any friends or moving to a new country are all frightening experiences too.

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