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Out of Town this Weekend

Postby spooky girlfriend » Fri Nov 30, 2007 9:06 am

Doc and I will be headed out of town until Sunday evening to attend my grandmother's funeral. I know I am quite old to still have a living grandparent, and I knew this was coming, but somehow I still find myself unprepared. She was my last grandparent and it just feels strange.

Please be on good behavior until we return. I might be able to log in from the hotel, but I'm not sure - it's a dink country town and I don't know for sure that they have heard of the internet yet. :wink:

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Postby pophead2k » Fri Nov 30, 2007 10:04 am

My condolences Spooky. I have one grandparent remaining (she's 92!) and am certainly not looking forward to losing her one day. A loss is a loss, regardless of the person's age or anything else. Best wishes to your family.

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Postby verbal gymnastics » Fri Nov 30, 2007 10:36 am

Ditto spooky.

We lost my grandad-in-law (if there is such a thing) soon after our daughter was born. He was 89. We were all pleased that he got to see his seventh great-grandaughter and I know he was thrilled about it too.

My condolences.

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Postby Who Shot Sam? » Fri Nov 30, 2007 10:49 am

My condolences spooky.
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Postby legman open to offers » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:44 pm

My sincere condolences to you Spookys. I lost my last grandparent in '96. I still miss my sainted grandmother. :cry:
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Postby BlueChair » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:59 pm

Very sorry for your loss.
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Postby StrictTime » Fri Nov 30, 2007 3:23 pm

My condolences. I still miss my grandmother, the only grandparent I had.
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Postby johnfoyle » Fri Nov 30, 2007 6:24 pm

Sorry for your loss.

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Postby spooky girlfriend » Mon Dec 03, 2007 9:35 am

Thanks, everyone.

We're back, and I'm exhausted. Gotta love my grandmother. She had buried two husbands, was 86 years old, and still died with a "boyfriend" that loved her more than life. It's impressive that she was 86 and still had men worship her like that. She was a unique woman.

I was doing pretty good until I heard "Please Come Home for Christmas" this morning. . . .


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