CHRISTMAS - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Simple message has provided comfort <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Simple message has provided comfort</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T01:01:03.104-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While I’m away, readers give the advice. On explaining death to children • When my mother was very young, she was extremely concerned about dying and repeatedly asked her mother (my grandmother) about it. Eventually, Grandmother turned to her and said, “Look, do you remember what it was like before you were born?” My mother said, “No.” “Well,” said my grandmother, “That’s what it will be like when you die.” I was in my late 50s when Mother told me this. It continues to be comforting. E. On “...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT