Losing something you valued or loved is not just a money matter or a mere inconvenience; it can also weigh you down emotionally. This is because losing something leads to bereavement. However, the feeling of loss does not necessarily come directly as a result of the item that you have lost; it usually arises due to losing what the lost item represented to you. It could be your social status, sense of stability, or even trustworthiness. Therefore, you are not just losing your pet, keys, wallet, jacket, remote, luggage, or phone; you are also losing the sense of being responsible.
Some of the feelings that are associated with losing valuable items include: