February 11, 2020
Following the heartbreaking post Vanessa Bryant shared about the loss of her husband and daughter, fans and celebrities have poured out their support for her and her family.
The finality that comes with death most times leaves a bitter taste in the mouth of those who lost their loved ones. The heart is broken, and all seems like rock bottom.
Vanessa Bryant understands what it feels like to grieve over loved ones and the pain she feels can be seen from her recent Instagram post, where she shared a video of Gianna and Kobe at a couple of Gianna’s games.
Vanessa Laine Bryant and Kobe Bryant attend the 2019 Baby2Baby Gala presented by Paul Mitchell on November 09, 2019. | Photo: Getty Images
The post was enough to give a glimpse into what the mother is feeling. In her caption, she described how her body had not come to terms with Gigi’s death while her head was still trying to process Kobe’s death.
Following the post, a lot of fans and celebrities took to the comments section to share their thoughts. One of such was Khloe Kardashian, who said:
“V, you are the strongest!!! We are here for you always!! We love you so much! I’m praying for you always.”
Other celebrities such as Kris Jenner, Dwyane Wade, Jerry Cohen, and a host of others took to the comments section to express how much they feel Vanessa’s pain and were praying for her and the girls.
Kandi Burrus also expressed that when her brother died when she was just 15-years old, her mother had to continually stand up every day to forge ahead for the other kids because she knew he was watching down on them.
Her brain refuses to accept that both Gigi and Kobe are gone.
Kandi sending her condolence to Vanessa after the loss of her Husband, Kobe. | Photo: Instagram/kandi
It was not only celebrities that had consoling words and advice for Vanessa. Fans also took the time to express and send their love and wishes to Vanessa and the girls, urging them to be strong.
Also, Vanessa, in her post, asked that everyone put her family and the families of the others in their prayers. To this, fans and celebrities replied that all families would be remembered. One fan said:
“You are truly amazing!!! Prayers will never stop… Sending you so much love."
Following the death of Kobe, Gigi, and seven others on the 26th of January 2020, this is the first time Vanessa is opening up in such a long message about how she feels.
Through this trying period, one thing is sure, Vanessa has the support of a large group of friends, family, fans, and colleagues who are sharing her grief and praying for her.