Lisa Marie Presley marked two years since she lost her beloved son Benjamin Keough by remembering their special bond.
The 54-year-old daughter of legendary crooner Elvis Presley took to social media on Tuesday to share a poignant tribute to her late son, whom she lost to suicide in 2020.
“Several years ago on Mother’s Day, my son and I got these matching tattoos on our feet,” she captioned her Instagram post which featured a photo of the art. matching body.
“It’s a Celtic eternity knot,” she explained. “To symbolize that we will be connected forever.”
“We carefully chose it to represent our undying love and eternal bond,” she added.
Benjamin died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the age of 27 on July 12, 2020, at his home in Calabasas, California.
The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s Office ruled her death a suicide.
Three months after his death, he was buried at Graceland alongside his grandfather and several other family members.
Her sister, Riley Keough, also marked two years since her tragic death in a heartbreaking Instagram post.
“Not an hour goes by that I don’t think of you and miss you,” she wrote alongside a photo of them smiling together. “It’s been two years today since you left and I still can’t believe you’re not here. You are so loved my Ben Ben.
In May, Lisa Marie opened up about her son’s death, saying it “destroyed and broke my heart”.
“I haven’t posted in a while because there really isn’t much to say as I grieve and will always grieve the loss of my son,” she wrote on Instagram.
“Navigating through this hideous grief that absolutely destroyed and broke my heart and soul into almost nothing swallowed me whole. Much more than my other 3 children no longer gets my time and attention,” she added.
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