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12-03-2010, 06:16 PM
A casual friend of mine died the night before last. He was my age - 39, and our boys are good friends and go to school together. I got a call from his wifes best friend last night that he was gone. No known illness - just never woke up. Maybe a heart attack.
This hits home for me - I lost my mom when I was 13 and I've carried that with me my whole life. His daughter is 13 and his son is 10. When I'm alone and I think of his kids I lose it. :deevee:
Anyway, I just wanted to get it off my chest.
12-03-2010, 06:19 PM
prayers for his family on the way
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12-03-2010, 06:22 PM
Damn, that's six years younger than me. Makes you think.
My condolences on the loss of your friend. :(
12-03-2010, 06:23 PM
That's sad, man. Hang in there. Thoughts and prayers.
12-03-2010, 06:24 PM
Wow, way too young. Very sorry to hear it.
12-03-2010, 06:26 PM
WOW, so sorry to hear that... Prayers...
12-03-2010, 06:30 PM
Very sad way too soon. Good luck to you.
12-03-2010, 06:32 PM
Sorry to hear that bud.
12-03-2010, 06:49 PM
Sorry to hear that man way too fuckin young.
12-03-2010, 07:23 PM
To anyone who loses a father at a young age, my heart goes out to them.
At least at 13 and 10 respectively, (and 13, in your case) they did get to know him a little and learn from him.
I lost my dad at 4 years old, and still regret to this day, all these years later, that I didn't get a chance to know him.
Treasure the memories that you have of your father, and pass that on to his children if the opportunity presents itself to do so.
12-03-2010, 07:28 PM
39 wow, and I hit 38 in a couple of days. It makes you wonder, there's nothing you can do when your time comes.
12-03-2010, 07:29 PM
Condolences and prayers to the family. Take some time to tell your kids you love them.
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12-03-2010, 07:49 PM
Sorry to hear that KC...
Prayers to his wife and children....
12-03-2010, 08:00 PM
Sorry to hear it. Hang tough with the family, they'll need your help and support..
12-03-2010, 09:03 PM
sorry man, I'm hoping for the best for his family, shit is tough.
12-03-2010, 09:08 PM
prayers and thoughts, EJ.. as a man who lost his father at a young age, my heart goes out to all involved.
Geez. That's awful. Prayers for the family.
12-03-2010, 09:27 PM
Sorry to hear. That's heartbreaking.
12-03-2010, 09:34 PM
damn man, I'm sorry to hear that.
12-03-2010, 09:35 PM
Prayers out to you, KC J
12-03-2010, 09:47 PM
Unbelievable. I plan to be 39 for at least a decade or two. But you never know when your time is up.
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