John nodded. "Milly did want a hug from me and I was able to give her one. Perhaps that is a good sign." John said.
"that sounds like a good sign to me." Roger said with a smile. David came running up to show off a cool rock that he had found. Roger smiled and marvelled at it and John did much the same, a smile breaking out on his face. When David ran off again, John watched him go.
"I think the funeral will be the hardest. Perhaps once his body is laid to rest, his spirit will be too." John said softly.
"That can help. But not always. I wouldn't get my hopes up." Roger said gently.
"Oh. That is good to know."
"Yeah, I wish it were that easy. It all just takes time."