Comedian Rickey Smiley says he got a phone call moments just before getting up on stage today and got told that his maternal uncle did not have much time to live!
The comedian says his heart sunk! He says death has been dealing a heavy hand on his family. He felt exhausted. He however mastered strength and went up on stage and performed.
After stepping off the stage he says he got another call informing him that his uncle had died. He says this is death number 7 in his family and the deaths have come following each other.
He explained that he just came from another funeral 3 weeks ago and now he has to get back to another just when he had started coming out of the other!
The brother explained that he was okay but he felt bad for his family and thought all this might be too difficult for them.
The comedian tried explaining how he is handling all this noting that he understood it was the cycle of life and people had to lose lives on earth so as to go to heaven.
But all in all it must be difficult for him. Watch below explain the situation facing his family better and remember to say a little prayer for the brother and anyone else who might be hurting around the globe because it’s not easy.