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This is seven days of passionate mourning during which time community members see to it that the mourner can focus on their grief.
A. Things That Hinder A person who desires to become a mourner must eliminate anything masking sin in his or her life.
I, said the dove, For I mourn my love, I shall be chief mourner.
In times of grief, poetry is therapeutic, helping the mourner to move through the stages of grief and loss.
The reality that we cannot take the pain from one who grieves is conveyed in this poem, along with the offer to comfort and hold the hand of the mourner.