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The Worst Thing Today

TerriPray
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Postby TerriPray » Fri January 16th, 2009, 7:54 pm

It doesn't rain but it pours.

The phone rang at 7 am. My mother in law.

Her husband, my husbands step father, passed away this morning without warning. My husband is a wreck with worry about his Mum.

We leave for Minnesota on Tuesday.

Terri
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nona
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Location: Oklahoma

Postby nona » Fri January 16th, 2009, 7:57 pm

contemplating which author/book to buy. for some reason I can't use my B&N gift card online so I must use in store and well I feel the selection is some what limited. I don't want PG, they don't carry EC, I've bought the SKP's they have on shelf and they only have two titles for Norah Lofts which I bought last time. so whats a girl to do.

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Libby
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Postby Libby » Fri January 16th, 2009, 8:00 pm

I'm sorry for all those of you who're having a bad time.

I went to the dentist yesterday. Nothing wrong with my teeth but I had them cleaned and that left my mouth sore - so I came out feeling worse than when I went in.
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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Fri January 16th, 2009, 8:03 pm

Oh Terri again my condolences, what a hard time for your family!

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Madeleine
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Postby Madeleine » Fri January 16th, 2009, 8:34 pm

"Libby" wrote:I'm sorry for all those of you who're having a bad time.

I went to the dentist yesterday. Nothing wrong with my teeth but I had them cleaned and that left my mouth sore - so I came out feeling worse than when I went in.


Libby, you have my sympathy - the last dental hygienist I had was a total butcher, she hacked away at my gums and then announced that the reason they were bleeding a lot was because of all the plaque building up! I said it might just be because she'd been stabbing them with a pointed object for the last 20 minutes - the previous hygienists were never like her including the one I went to when I hadn't been to the dentist for several years and who had to remove all the detritus from when I had a brace on my teeth years ago! Needless to say last time I had to get them scaled I got my dentist to do it - and he was brilliant!

Terri, so sorry to hear of your loss, condolences to all your family.

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Postby boswellbaxter » Fri January 16th, 2009, 8:38 pm

"TerriPray" wrote:It doesn't rain but it pours.

The phone rang at 7 am. My mother in law.

Her husband, my husbands step father, passed away this morning without warning. My husband is a wreck with worry about his Mum.

We leave for Minnesota on Tuesday.

Terri


I'm so sorry to hear this.
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pat
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Postby pat » Sat January 17th, 2009, 6:43 am

"TerriPray" wrote:It doesn't rain but it pours.

The phone rang at 7 am. My mother in law.

Her husband, my husbands step father, passed away this morning without warning. My husband is a wreck with worry about his Mum.

We leave for Minnesota on Tuesday.

Terri


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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sat January 17th, 2009, 11:19 am

My goodness what a lot for your family to deal with at the one time Terri. My thoughts are with you and your family.
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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Sat January 17th, 2009, 12:02 pm

Sorry to hear your news Terri.
Offering my condolences and wishing you the best
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For never will cowards fall down there.'

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Sat January 17th, 2009, 5:32 pm

More prayers for you Terri.


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