You will need a tissue after hearing this song

Can you imagine not knowing who your spouse and children are?

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  • Former NFL player and Super Bowl Champion Ben Utecht's love letter to his wife and daughters has gone viral. After a series of head injuries while playing football, Utecht is now losing his memories. According to CBS News, Utecht decided to use his new career as a singer to help keep the memories of his family alive. He wrote this love letter to his wife and daughters and put it to song.

  • Utecht told CBS News, "One of the things that scares me the most is to be trapped in a coffin inside my mind," Utecht said. "To be surrounded by people that I know that I love and not know who they are or be able to recognize their role in my life."

  • This song is a wonderful reminder to cherish the days and the memories we have with those we love. We should never take for granted what we have.

  • Here are a few ways to stay positive during the hard times in life.

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Courtnie is an editor for and has a degree in journalism. She has a slight obsession with running, newspapers and large fuzzy blankets. She currently lives in Idaho with her husband and two sons.

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