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Woman's 'Ball In A Box' Analogy Perfectly Explains How Grief Changes Over Time

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Grief is one of the most complex human emotions there is. It's almost impossible to explain to someone who hasn't experienced it themselves yet. It changes from person to person, and some people even experience relief with the passing of a loved one, especially if it was after a particularly long and harsh illness. 

And grief can even overcome diseases like dementia. Twitter user Lauren Herschel‏ took to the social media platform back in 2017 to share how her doctor explained grief. Her conversation with the doctor took place after she was shocked that her 92-year-old grandmother, who was in the early stages of dementia, was fully aware that Lauren's mother had passed away.