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a xmas not so great for my duaghter :(

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by lannabun, Dec 25, 2007.

  1. lannabun

    lannabun Songster

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    as today went on i had forgot my oldest had went to ill to be with her family . they had got a call yesterday her 92 yr old great grandpal had went into the hospital they called family in .. at 3:30 today she called thinking she had forgot me and to tell me merry xmas and started to cry . she told me that indiana time 12:00 pm on the 25th he passed away .. and to let me know she loved me . and wouldnt be back home till sat . its so hard when a kids are away and you cant hold them and love them and tell them it will be alright . but shes a strong 16 yr who youd think was 30 or more in age by her wisdom . shell be fine i know this . but thoughts and prays are with her .. she can use all she can get ..
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    I'm sorry, lanna. Hope your daughter gets through this okay. It's hard because she isn't with you right now, but she will be soon, right? I hate when things like this happen over the holidays. (((hugs))) [​IMG]
     
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

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    Oh Lanna, Im so sorry hun. I hope your daughter is ok...Holidays are so hard...when you lose a loved one. Just remember when she gets home....she will need you to just hold her...and tell her you love her. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
     
  4. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Darn...I'm sorry to hear that...
    Hugs and prayers.
    My DH's best friend's dad died on Friday and he was buried yesterday which was his birthday. [​IMG]
     
  5. Carole AM

    Carole AM Songster

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    Prayers are with you & your daughter.
     
  6. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

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    why is this all happening on the 25 ??? ahhh
    im so sorry that she having to go through this, hugs for you and her.
     
  7. lannabun

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    thank you all .. i keep rembering when we lost my dad it was thanksgiving . i rember worndering around ..i dont recall why i did somethings i did .. i keep thinking of her and how hard it is .. she wont be home till this comeing weekend . im just so glad she did get to know him and have the times she did with him .. i think great grandparents are so special..and so glad each one of my kids have them . the storys they can tell though lol .. shell be calling latter and ill let her know shes in very ones thought and paryers .. again thank you all
     
  8. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    As I was reading this post my DW got a call telling her that her Aunt had just passed.
     
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Oh, my goodness, Lee! Give my condolences to your DW and your entire family, too.
     
  10. jab91864

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    I'm so sorry for your loss !!! Prayers for strength for both families!!!

    Julie
     

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