Gut Wrenching: Mom Stands To Lose Daughter And Dad Within Days Of Each Other

Sometimes it’s a story like this that puts the little ups and downs in life in your proper perspective.

Think of the worst day you’ve ever had.

And ask yourself how it compares to what this one lady is going through right now.

Her father is dying from a motor neuron disease. He’s in his final few weeks.

That would be burden enough to deal with.

But she has a six-year-old girl, in the hospital, too.

She’s seriously ill.

She’s expected to die of cancer — at about the same time as her grandfather.

This woman’s father and her daughter are both expected to die within weeks of each other.

Let the enormity of that kind of devastating news sink in.

Braylynn then:

Braylynn Now:

Either of those pieces of news would set many people’s world spinning into chaos.

But both?

That’s taking grief to a whole other level.

Ally Parker’s five-year-old daughter is fighting a losing battle against an aggressive form of brain cancer, while her father is terminally-ill with a motor neuron disease.

The mother from Florida now faces the grim prospect of having to bury both her daughter and father within weeks of each other.

So she uploaded a gut-wrenching photo to Facebook on Sunday showing her father, Sean Peterson, wailing by his granddaughter’s hospital bed.

 The sheer expression of agony on his face conveys a pain the whole family is forced to endure.
Source: DailyMail


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