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Do you have a grieving friend, but you don’t know what to say or do? 
A typical nervous reaction is to ask if they are okay. Relentlessly. And of course, they are not. 
As a friend, you can end up in a ‘no man’s land’ of wanting to help, show support, and that you care, but you don’t know how. And then you’re worried about disturbing their mourning. 
Subsequently, you stop calling as much, things happen in your life, you’re busy. You think of them and want to share your news, but you stop. 
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