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Bittersweet

It’s February 8th.

Regular readers might remember this is my daughter Molly’s birthday.  In this case her 34th.  Sadly, she only made it to her 12th.  😦

(The twenty-second anniversary of the accident that took her from us is in about five weeks.)

Molly 1986 2

I try to remember happier birthdays.

Last year, another element was added to this date.

Bob Hall, my dear friend whom I met when were worked as private investigators together, who before had attended junior high and high school with my then wife-to-be, and later managed the Legendary Gun gun store (where I worked part time, for a while) in 2016 passed into eternity.  Complications from cancer.

See, I told you this time of year sucked for me.

People we care about love, passing way before their time is a travesty!

Please take the opportunity today to hug those close to you, and tell them you love them.

You never know…

 

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About guffaw1952

I'm a child of the 50's. libertarian, now medically-retired. I've been a certified firearms trainer, a private investigator, and worked for a major credit card company for almost 22 years. I am a proud NRA Life Member. I am a limited-government, free-market capitalist, who believes in the U.S. Constitution and the Rule of Law.

Discussion

10 thoughts on “Bittersweet

  1. No, one never does… Thoughts and prayers.

    Posted by Old NFO | February 8, 2017, 9:51 am
  2. Untimely passings are hardest of all, but happy birthday to Molly in Heaven. And may the peace of God surround and envelop you & all those who miss her.

    Posted by Rev. Paul | February 8, 2017, 9:52 am
  3. Many thoughts and prayers to you.

    Posted by Dan | February 8, 2017, 2:44 pm
  4. A friend just told me that the son of a friend of her’s is in the hospital with stage 4 stomach cancer tht h spred throughout his ody. He’s 22. I c’t imagine. The major anxieties of my life involve my daughter and granddaughter.

    Posted by ProudHillbilly | February 8, 2017, 3:30 pm

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