By Meranda Yslas

Tragic celebrity news has surfaced that 22-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown has passed away, and her boyfriend, Nick Gordon, is grieving for his lost celebrity love. According to People.comthe two became a Hollywood couple in 2012 and even referred to each other as husband and wife despite not legally being married. However, their relationship was not always the smoothest, including a restraining order taken out on Gordon by Brown’s aunt and a $10 million lawsuit from Brown’s conservators. Now there are questions arising about the horrible death of Whitney Houston’s daughter and some are looking at Gordon. In spite of all of this, a source shares, “Nick is very upset… he really did love her very much, and is devastated that she is gone.”

Even given the drama, this celebrity love was real. What are some ways to cope with your partner’s death?

Cupid’s Advice:

With celebrity love, there are always going to be rumors and drama surrounding a couple, but a death is a very real thing. Losing a partner is hard to imagine, but if it has happened to you, Cupid has some advice:

1. Grieve: Everyone shows their sadness in a different way, and there is no wrong or right way to do it. Allow yourself to experience and get through this heartache.

Related Link: Nick Gordon ‘Desperately’ Trying to Be at Celebrity Love Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Bedside

2. Adopt an animal: After losing a significant other, you may feel lonely. Look into adopting a pet that will give you the love and affection that you miss.

Related Link: Find Out Why Bobbi Kristina Skipped Dad Bobby Brown’s Wedding

3. Talk it out: A death can turn your world upside down and it can be hard to feel normal again. Find a support system, either family, friends, or counseling, where you feel comfortable expressing your feelings and pain.

How did you deal with a death in a romantic relationship? Share below.