WATCH: Harrowing moment dad tells young son his mum died from drug overdose
The video, posted to Facebook by Brenden Bickerstaff-Clark, captures the moment his little boy’s world comes crashing down in a bid to raise awareness about drug abuse.
“I have something to tell you, OK? … Mummy died last night,” Mr Bickerstaff-Clark says, while grabbing his eight-year-old son’s arm from the opposite side of a picnic table.
The boy replies: “What? What do you mean, my mum? How?”
His dad, a recovering drug addict, tells him she died “from drugs” before the boy breaks down and cries into the arms of a woman sitting next to him.
Mr Bickerstaff-Clark tells his son “I’m sorry”... read more
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