Sad News, Guys.

Random older topics of discussion

Moderators: MichelleH, Minimalist

Minimalist
Forum Moderator
Posts: 15683
Joined: Mon Sep 26, 2005 1:09 pm
Location: Arizona

Sad News, Guys.

Post by Minimalist » Wed Jan 02, 2008 7:08 pm

I got a message from Michelle that she'll be off line for a while as her Mom has passed away.
Something is wrong here. War, disease, death, destruction, hunger, filth, poverty, torture, crime, corruption, and the Ice Capades. Something is definitely wrong. This is not good work. If this is the best God can do, I am not impressed.

-- George Carlin

Forum Monk
Posts: 1999
Joined: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:37 pm
Location: USA

Post by Forum Monk » Wed Jan 02, 2008 7:34 pm

I'm sorry to hear about that. My condolences to Michelle and her family.

Beagle
Posts: 4746
Joined: Fri Apr 14, 2006 2:39 am
Location: Tennessee

Post by Beagle » Wed Jan 02, 2008 8:14 pm

Earlier when I checked Arch. News I saw that she had said there was a death in the family. Losing her Mom is very sad. My sympathy to Michelle and family.

User avatar
Digit
Posts: 6618
Joined: Tue Oct 31, 2006 1:22 pm
Location: Wales, UK

Post by Digit » Thu Jan 03, 2008 3:51 am

If she has a chance to read this, my deepest regrets and sympathy at this time.

Roy.
First people deny a thing, then they belittle it, then they say it was known all along! Von Humboldt

Ishtar
Posts: 2631
Joined: Tue Apr 24, 2007 1:41 am
Location: UK
Contact:

Post by Ishtar » Thu Jan 03, 2008 7:53 am

Dear Michelle

My deepest sympathies to you and your family at this difficult time. I'm sending love and healing energies your way.

All best wishes from

Ish xxx

FreeThinker
Posts: 91
Joined: Mon Apr 03, 2006 7:35 pm

Post by FreeThinker » Thu Jan 03, 2008 11:18 am

Michelle, all of our hearts are with you and your family in this time of sadness and loss. You have our condolences and deepest sympathies.
Science: the PROOF shall set you free

User avatar
Barracuda
Posts: 351
Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 2:02 pm
Location: Northern California

Post by Barracuda » Thu Jan 03, 2008 12:39 pm

I am very sorry to hear that.

I lost my mother a few years ago, and it was a real loss.

kbs2244
Posts: 2469
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2006 12:47 pm

Post by kbs2244 » Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:16 pm

You only have one, and it is a big hole for a long time when they are gone.

Rokcet Scientist

Post by Rokcet Scientist » Thu Jan 03, 2008 4:49 pm

I join in offering my sincerest condolences, Michelle.
I wish you strength.

User avatar
clubs_stink
Posts: 197
Joined: Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:43 pm

Post by clubs_stink » Fri Jan 04, 2008 2:01 pm

I'm sorry to hear that Michelle. Best wishes and kind thoughts during this time.

Also, just a note of appreciation for YOU...when I came to read the news and saw your note I thought WOW she really does a great service for all of us...I tended to take it for granted but when it wasn't there I sure took notice.

Thanks Michelle for all you do here!

User avatar
Digit
Posts: 6618
Joined: Tue Oct 31, 2006 1:22 pm
Location: Wales, UK

Post by Digit » Fri Jan 04, 2008 2:33 pm

I wish I'd thought to say that Clubs, you are so right.
Based on my own recent experience I can assure posters that people's good wishes do help.
First people deny a thing, then they belittle it, then they say it was known all along! Von Humboldt

aurora
Posts: 6
Joined: Tue Feb 21, 2006 9:35 pm
Contact:

Post by aurora » Sun Jan 06, 2008 12:54 am

I have seldom posted on this forum, but I have come to rely on it a lot over the years... I'm very sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family. I wish you all the best.

Donna
Posts: 32
Joined: Sat Sep 16, 2006 2:21 pm
Location: Arlington, TX

Sad Loss

Post by Donna » Sun Jan 06, 2008 12:27 pm

So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother Michelle.
Donna

War Arrow
Posts: 783
Joined: Sat Oct 14, 2006 7:05 am
Location: Texas
Contact:

Post by War Arrow » Mon Jan 07, 2008 4:36 am

My sympathies also, Michelle.
Image

JohnB
Posts: 18
Joined: Fri Aug 11, 2006 6:37 pm
Location: Brisbane. The land of Oz

Post by JohnB » Mon Jan 07, 2008 4:36 am

Our sincerest condolences on your loss Michelle.

You and yours are in the thoughts of both Theresa and myself.
"The company of seekers of truth is preferable to the company of those who are certain they have found it."

Locked