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12 Famous Grief Quotes

Below are 12 of the famous quotations on grieving. You can use them for your own inspiration, memorial scrapbook pages, or as posts on Facebook and Twitter to comfort friends who have recently posted about the loss of a friend, loved one or pet. Grief quotes are also useful for condolence Emails and cards. “Grief […]

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Condolence phrases and tips for offering condolences to the grieving

Whether you need to offer condolences in a card on the telephone or in person, the condolence phrases and articles below can help you.

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Longfellow’s A Gleam of Sunshine

This is one of my favorite sympathy poems. I think it’s a beautiful tribute. A Gleam of Sunshine by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow This is the place. Stand still, my steed, Let me review the scene, And summon from the shadowy Past The forms that once have been. The Past and Present here unite Beneath Time’s […]

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Funeral Poems for Mom

Below you will find funeral poems for Mom. Some are of these sympathy mother poems are classics and some are written exclusively for our site. To find all of the funeral poems funeral poems offered on this site visit that page. Thank you for visiting. She is Gone by David Harkins You can shed tears […]

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Sympathy Cards

Finding the perfect sympathy card for your friend or loved one can be difficult. Browse from this extensive collection of sympathy and condolence cards.

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More Poems of Sympathy

The poems of sympathy below were written exclusively for SympathyCardsandMessages.com and are for your personal use for your sympathy cards and bereavement cards. If you would like to read more original sympathy poems visit this page or you can see an index of all the best poems for funerals and sympathy poetry on that page. […]

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Sympathy Card Verses

Sympathy card verses are a great choice for wording for your sympathy cards, because it’s so hard to know what to say. Perhaps some of the world’s greatest writers have already written the words to express what is in your heart. Here are some selected verses and quotations for some of the most famous poets […]

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Sympathy Card Quotes

Browse the sympathy card quotes and sympathy cards below. You can find more sympathy quotes and sympathy card wording on this site. Sympathy Quotations • When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. ~Unknown • Good men must die, but death can not kill their names. ~Proverbs • For death is […]

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Funeral Etiquette

Knowing proper funeral etiquette can really help people maneuver an incredibly difficult time. Below is an article regarding etiquette for attending services. You may also find our articles on sympathy card etiquette and sympathy gift etiquette, helpful, too. Keeping at the forefront of one’s mind the reason and purposes of the service, can help you […]

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Sympathy Card Etiquette

Don’t let sympathy card etiquette worries get in the way of writing sympathy notes or sending sympathy gifts. What is most important it to let your friends and loved ones know you care. Sympathy cards are a wonderful and thoughtful way to tell someone that you are sorry for their loss and are thinking about […]

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Sympathy Gift Etiquette

Sympathy gift etiquette is often a worry for some. Hopefully this short article along with some ideas about sympathy gifts will be of help to you in this difficult time. You may also find this sympathy card etiquette page helpful, too. Sympathy Gift Etiquette It is sometimes hard to know what to say and do […]

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Sympathy Quotes and Sympathy Card Sayings

Use these sympathy quotes as words of comfort or for card wording ideas. He spake well who said that graves are the footprints of angels. ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow • While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the veil. ~John Taylor • He who has gone, so […]

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Sympathy Card Messages

We hope you find these sympathy card messages helpful to you. There are many more pages of sympathy messages, sympathy thoughts and quotes, and sympathy card wording on this site. Saddened at the loss of your baby • We are so saddened at the loss of your dear, little baby. May God comfort you in […]

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Sympathy Letter Sample Notes

Use a sympathy letter sample from below and you can also explore the many pages of sympathy letter examples, sympathy sayings, funeral thank you and other bereavement wording pages on this site. Sympathy Letters For Death of a Husband • We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your husband. Just remember, we […]

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Sympathy Card Wording

Sympathy card wording can be difficult to think of or even search for on the Internet. We have written and assembled many pages of words to express sympathy on this site. Hopefully the sympathy wishes, sentiments and notes here will help you send comfort to those you care about. May You Find Comfort in Memories […]

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Sympathy Messages for You to Copy

We hope the sympathy messages and sample sympathy letters will help you find the writing wording for your bereavement card. May You Find Hope • I was so very sad to learn of your loss. May you find hope with each passing day and your smile along the way. Our deepest sympathies go out to […]

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Condolence and Sympathy Phrases

Use these sympathy and condolence phrases for your sympathy notes and cards. General • You are in our hearts and prayers during this sad and trying time. • Words can never express how saddened we were to hear about your loss. • I am truly sorry to hear about your pain and loss. • We […]

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Sympathy Sayings, Phrases, and Sentiments

Here is a collection of sympathy sayings and phrases for you to copy into your cards or to tell to the florist when you send flowers. It can be difficult finding the right words to express sympathy so there are many different pages on this site for you to look over and choose what suits […]

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Sympathy Poems

Poems of Sympathy Our Loved Ones remain in hearts and minds Despite how pain deceives. The cherished times are eternal, Shared joys never leave. *** We all know you’re lost And that you’re in pain, That you’re looking for light, And it seems all in vain We’re all sharing your grief You’re at the front […]

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Sympathy Notes: Wording for Loss of Pet Cards

If you’re looking for help writing sympathy notes, we have tons of pages of sympathy card wording samples, sympathy quotes, poems, and sympathy messages for you. You can find sympathy cards for pets on this page. For loss of pet • We’re so sorry to learn of your loss. We know how much you adored […]

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Pet Sympathy Cards

Browse and buy Sympathy and Condolence cards for friends and loved ones who have lost a pet. Choose from many different cards. If you need more information on helping a friend or family dealing with the loss of a pet the ASPCA has a lot of great information for you here. Pet Condolence Cards

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