Life is a continuous battle between how we want to live it and how it pans out for us. While there is victory on certain fronts, there are moments of defeat which we have to accept and live with. And in such circumstances, the best way forward is to hang our defeats, sorrows and difficulties around our neck as a medallion and accept them as a part of our existence.

Open Letters That Matter presents 11 short sad stories of people which will leave you with mixed emotions: