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Old January 23 2013, 03:10 PM   #16
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I'm sorry for your loss Candlelight.
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Old January 23 2013, 03:22 PM   #17
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My father had Parkinson's as well. He was in a care facility for about 4 months located a 6 hour drive away. I was lucky that I happened to make a trip and visited him when I did, because he passed 3 days later. That 12.5 years ago. So I have inkling of what you're going through.
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Old January 23 2013, 03:55 PM   #18
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I'm so sorry Candlelight. Remember to take care of yourself at this time. It is really easy to let yourself go as you concentrate on those around you.

Warm Wishes to you and your family.
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Old January 23 2013, 06:56 PM   #19
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I'm very sorry to hear about your loss, Candlelight. We're here for you if you need to vent or talk about it.
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Old January 23 2013, 07:53 PM   #20
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Sincere condolences to you and the rest of your family, Candlelight.
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Old January 23 2013, 07:58 PM   #21
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I'm sorry for your loss, Candlelight. We're here for you if you need us.
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Old January 23 2013, 10:37 PM   #22
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Deepest sympathies Candlelight.

It's been over five years since my own dad passed away and let me tell you,that saying that time is a healer is wrong.All time does is throw the distractions of life in your way.
Before all of this I was your typical stoic tough-guy,or so I thought.When my dad died I cried like a child and now whenever I hear a sad(or indeed an uplifting)news story,I'm off,waterworks at the drop of a hat.
And perhaps that's no bad thing.
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Old January 23 2013, 11:09 PM   #23
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I am very sorry for your loss
My deepest condolences to you and to your family.
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Old January 23 2013, 11:12 PM   #24
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Sorry to read that, C. Take care.
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Old January 23 2013, 11:35 PM   #25
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My condolences, Candlelight. My father also died of lung-related problems, about six months ago.
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Old January 24 2013, 12:11 AM   #26
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My condolences, Candlelight, and my blessings to you and your family.
And mine as well.
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Old January 24 2013, 02:08 AM   #27
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I'm very sorry for your loss. It seems especially cruel to lose a close family member close to the holidays. You really don't get over it; you just have to get through it.
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Old January 24 2013, 02:09 AM   #28
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Oh man I am so sorry....
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Old January 24 2013, 02:20 AM   #29
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I don't presume to know what you're going through, Candlelight, but I'm sorry for your loss.
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Old January 24 2013, 02:25 AM   #30
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So very, very sorry for your loss. It's coming up on...gosh, six(!) years since Dad died. I miss him terribly.

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