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Postby keavdog » Thu Apr 01, 2021 11:08 pm

I just found out that a guy that had a huge impact on my life has about 30 days to live. He funded my education, mentored me my entire life, gave me endless opportunities and pointed me in the direction that led to my successful life. Now he's laying bed with a few days to live. How do I.... ... I cant...
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Re: Life impact

Postby Stuart » Fri Apr 02, 2021 12:14 am

I'm truely sorry to hear that John.
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Re: Life impact

Postby Floki » Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:27 am

I'm so sorry John, I'm right there with you we just put my dad on hospice and are just waiting for the end. Good thing we have the wonderful people here and the rest of are family to help.
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Re: Life impact

Postby BlackSheep214 » Fri Apr 02, 2021 6:13 am

It is hard, brother. Sorry to hear this.
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Re: Life impact

Postby LyleW » Fri Apr 02, 2021 6:16 am

John, that certainly is hard, sorry to hear this.
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Re: Life impact

Postby Modelcrazy » Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:32 am

Sorry to hear John. I hope he knows how much of an impact he has been to others. I can't think of much worse than to pass knowing you didn't contribute anything good the the world.
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Re: Life impact

Postby tempestjohnny » Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:35 am

Sorry to hear this John. I'm sure he would want you to remember the good times.
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Re: Life impact

Postby midnightprowler » Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:56 am

Wow, that's rough. I will pray for direction for you.
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Re: Life impact

Postby jeaton01 » Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:35 am

Sad news, John. I hope beyond helping you which has its own reward, he has had a good life. All of last year I took care of a 95 year old friend of 45 years in my home, he passed away on January 6. Be with him as much as you can.
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Re: Life impact

Postby Stikpusher » Fri Apr 02, 2021 9:53 am

I’m sorry to hear of his condition. You were obviously blessed to have him perform such a role in your life. Perhaps there may be a few more good memories left in his remaining time.
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