Did Lisa Marie Presley die from a broken heart? Royal pal reveals grief after singer's son Benjamin's death
CALABASAS, CALIFORNIA: Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, believes that her long-time friend Lisa Marie Presley died of a broken heart following her son Benjamin's unexpected death by suicide in 2020.
Ferguson, who flew in from the UK ahead of Presley’s memorial service at Gracelandtold, Page Six, “I think she’s with Ben now." The Duchess said that she was there to provide support and comfort to Lisa Marie’s daughters, Riley Keogh, 33, and 14-year-old twins, Finley and Harper. “I think we need to make sure Finley, Riley, and Harper are fully supported going forward,” Ferguson said.
Did Lisa Marie Presley die of Broken Heart Syndrome?
Earlier, there were reports that Lisa Marie may have died from Broken Heart Syndrome. Broken heart syndrome is a heart condition that is usually flared up by stressful situations and extreme emotions and can also be caused by a serious physical illness or surgery. It is said to be temporary but some may feel unwell even after their heart is healed. Broken heart syndrome is real and symptoms of the condition can be excessive crying, physical weakness, emotional distress, anxiety, and brain fog.
Lisa Marie Presley may have shown these symptoms at the Golden Globes Award 2022 just two days before she died of cardiac arrest. Lisa Marie seemed unsteady at the awards while she walked the red carpet. During a red-carpet interview, it seemed that she needed to hold on to Jerry Schilling. She said to Schilling during the interview, “I’m gonna grab your arm,” and wrapped her arm around his. A lot of people noticed that she was not well and that she looked frail and malnourished and that the heartbreak from her son's suicide was evident.
A number of people on the Internet seem to think that Lisa Marie Presley died of Broken Heart Syndrome. One user on Reddit said, "I have heard it is a real thing. She does have a lot of sorrow in her life. Especially her son. You know it is hard to even walk when you are overwhelmed with grief. She lived it daily." One user said, "I think she did if you watch her interviews since her son died she appears to be a broken human being. I honestly believe that she was never happy and never at peace. She has admitted to that in interviews. She was rich and famous but truly miserable. Her son dying took the last bit of life out of her." Another user said, "When I read her son died, I knew immediately she died of a broken heart." to which a user replied, "Yes and the early grief of losing her father. Just a massive amount of trauma."
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