‘He will always look after his grandson’: Kirk Norcross shares the last photo of his father Mick and son Harry before his father took his own life. Kirk Norcross has shared the last photo he took of son Harry and father Mick before his father’s death.
He posted the photo on his Instagram on Tuesday to honor Mick and to raise awareness and encourage people to speak up as they struggle.
Tribute: He posted this photo on his Instagram on Tuesday to pay tribute to Mick and to raise awareness and encourage people to speak up as they struggle
Kirk wrote: “This is the last photo I took of my dad and Harry. It took us three days to lose my dad. I don’t know why, but this photo is so inspiring to me.
Kirk is the father of four-year-old son Harry and five-year-old daughter Violet.
Talking about his troubles has helped Kirk, who is now determined to help others with suicidal thoughts lest they suffer the same fate as his father.
Kirk, an ambassador for suicide aid group Papyrus, talks to people suffering like his father every day, and estimates he helps “10 to 20 people a day”.
Kirk has suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder since finding his father’s body, but admits: “In a way, I’m glad I found him, but it will be etched in me for the rest of my life. in memory.
“When I realized he was dead, I lay down next to his body, kissed his head and said, ‘Thank you for everything Dad, I’m sorry for everything I’ve done. I promise I’ll do my best For.” The moment he died, I became a man. I know I have to work hard to make him proud. “