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I buried my mother yesterday...

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    dawgitimafandawgitimafan Posts: 776 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate
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    donmdonm Posts: 10,241 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    DC - I've had to do that too. My heart goes out to you. Hang in there man. Cherish the memories.

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    deplorabledawgdeplorabledawg Posts: 361 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    So sorry to hear of your loss, my Brother! I am praying for you and your family!

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    JRT812JRT812 Posts: 4,697 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    Bummer man and I hope you and your family can find some peace

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    BobcatGradBobcatGrad Posts: 1,593 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    Prayers for you and your family.

    i just returned from a week in Columbus, Ohio where my Mom has started palliative care. She had cared for my Dad until he took his life in December, inadvertently in front of her. She had a bad fall down concrete steps in March after a TIA and suffered a severe head injury. She came down with Sepsis in August and had her colon removed but she is still chopping wood.

    I stayed in my childhood house this past week with all of the wonderful childhood memories and the unfortunate memories of the past year. Needless to say, after watching the game Saturday from there I will never do that again.

    I hope everyone never takes for granted the time they have with their parents.

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    orlandoorlando Posts: 2,322 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    Hate to hear that brother. She’s got the best seat in the house to watch the Dawgs. Buried both my folks some time ago, celebrate their lives and know our end is only the beginning.

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    ghostofuga1ghostofuga1 Posts: 9,051 mod

    Prayers DC. My time will come too, to have to face this. Blessed to still have both of mine for their 88 years plus, but it's something we all will face and never will be easy, and always more important than trivial things.

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    TxDawg412TxDawg412 Posts: 205 ✭✭✭ Junior
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    DvilleDawgDvilleDawg Posts: 2,698 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    Prayers for you and your mom as well @BobcatGrad.

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    gator1geargator1gear Posts: 42 ✭✭✭ Junior

    It's sad to see posts like this. I'm coming up on 6 years since my Dad passed from Prostate Cancer. You're right, it puts things in perspective for sure. I find myself getting worked up about College Football or some other minor thing a little too often. Thoughts and Prayers for you and your family Sir.  

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    BankwalkerBankwalker Posts: 5,348 ✭✭✭✭✭ Graduate

    I hope each day gets a little better for you. It takes more than a minute to feel right again.

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