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Moved by angel gowns

The story on Angel Gowns Singapore and the accompanying online video were heartbreaking and deeply moving (A Gown For Baby's Last Rites, Life, Oct 23).

There is deep grief in losing a pregnancy or a child - words can never fully convey it, nor can any words ever fully comfort the parents. But we can still do our best to help and support folks who find themselves on this sad journey.

Dr Tan Wu Meng, Member of Parliament for Jurong GRC

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 29, 2016, with the headline 'Moved by angel gowns'. Print Edition | Subscribe