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Old 06-17-2005, 01:55 AM   #1
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Unhappy Sad News re Soon2Bfab's Mother.

Hello everyone!
For those who have read my posts in the last fews months, you know my mother has been in and out of hospitals and nursing homes. Today was the day she was suppose to come home. Unfortunately, I recieved a phone call on Weds. afternoon....she did not make it.
As hurt as I am about losing my wonderful mother, I feel defeated. It's so heart breaking to watch someone you love come so close to dying and survive and fight....only to lose yet another battle.
Sharing this with you was not meant to start you day with sorrow and sadness, but to remind you not to take your health for granted. Sure we all want to look good, but we also need to take care of our bodies...afterall it's the only one we have. Take care of yourselves and the ones you love.

Fear less, hope more; eat less, chew more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours. Swedish Proverb
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Old 06-17-2005, 05:13 AM   #2
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I am so very, very sorry to hear such sad news. I know how much it must hurt and wish you some peace and serenity as you go through the next few weeks. Remember to take care of yourself.
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Old 06-17-2005, 06:33 AM   #3
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My heart goes out to you and your family......
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Old 06-17-2005, 07:52 AM   #4
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Take care! Our prayers are with you and your family!
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Old 06-17-2005, 08:08 AM   #5
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Oh, sweetheart... ... I'm so very sorry. I'll be saying prayers for you and your family. Focus on the many good memories you must have of your dear Mom.
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Old 06-17-2005, 08:15 AM   #6
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I am so sorry to hear this. I know how hard it was to lose my mother.
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Old 06-17-2005, 08:25 AM   #7
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Soon...My heart is breaking for you! I cannot even begin to imagine what you must be feeling right now. We are here for you to vent or just talk anytime. This is a place where you can say what you feel and no one will judge you for it! Take care as best you can during this time. Hugs and prayers to you and your family.

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Old 06-17-2005, 08:35 AM   #8
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...my heart goes out to you...we are all here if you just need someone to talk to.....

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Old 06-17-2005, 08:50 AM   #9
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God bless you and your family,I also lost my mom 2yrs ago and feel your loss,,,Take care...GOFISHIN
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Old 06-17-2005, 09:11 AM   #10
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My prayers go out to and your family, Soon.
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Old 06-17-2005, 09:43 AM   #11
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Oh, Soon. I'm so very, very, sorry. I know this must be so difficult for you. Wish I could give you this hug in person You and your family will be in my prayers.

Your reminder is so important hon. My 93 year-old Jewish grandmother always says, "If you have your health, you have everything". When I was little, I thought that was silly. The older I get, the more true it becomes.

Please take gentle care of yourself and know that we are here for you, always, okay?
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Old 06-17-2005, 09:59 AM   #12
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Soon I am so sorry to hear about your mother. You and your family will be in ours prayers.
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Old 06-17-2005, 10:15 AM   #13
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So very sorry to hear about your DM. My prayers go out to you and the family. Take care.
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Old 06-17-2005, 10:17 AM   #14
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Old 06-17-2005, 10:40 AM   #15
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Soon, I'm so very sorry hun....
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