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#113511 - 03/29/08 10:08 PM Bad Day
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Our niece Aprilís husband and their 2 month old baby were in a bad accident on I-494. They were stopped at a light when someone rammed them from the rear sending them out into traffic. The little one died and husband Derek is unresponsive.

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#113513 - 03/29/08 10:23 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dwight]
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\:\( -- \:\(

So sorry Dwight.
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#113518 - 03/29/08 10:49 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: ewest]
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I'm really sorry to hear that, Dwight. The power of prayer has been evident on this forum lately. It's time again.
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#113520 - 03/29/08 10:53 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Bruce Condello]
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I'm so sorry Dwight - you, your niece, and family have our prayers too.
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#113531 - 03/30/08 03:48 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: bz]
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So sorry,condolences and prayers coming from texas
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#113536 - 03/30/08 07:25 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: TOM G]
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Too many tears recently...
Children are the worst type of tragic loss.
Unfair.
God bless.
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#113557 - 03/30/08 10:11 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: Brettski]
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No words can convey our sympathies.
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#113558 - 03/30/08 10:21 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: Sunil]
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Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. We will light a candle. Hang tough Big Guy.
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#113560 - 03/30/08 10:29 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: heybud]
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I'm so sorry, Dwight....
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#113561 - 03/30/08 10:31 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dave Willis]
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Prayers for your niece and the rest of the family, Dwight.
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#113566 - 03/30/08 11:27 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: davatsa]
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So sorry to here this and my prayers are with them. What kind of idiot hits someone at a light? I'll bet anything they were on a cell phone or it was a drunk driver. I had a customer t-boned at light by a woman on a cell phone. I once followed someone on a cell phone that couldn't have been going more than 40 mph in a 60 mph zone. Behind me there were at least two dozen cars. I tried to get her attention with my lights, horn etc. as I was afraid she was going to cause an accident. She was only paying attention to the cell phone and was oblivious to her surroundings.
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#113595 - 03/30/08 06:42 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Cecil Baird1]
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Dwight,

I'm so sorry to hear about your family's loss. Nothing but time can even begin lessen the hurt and loss. Oh, how different it is when it is not only senseless, but when it also effects generations who will be robbed of the happiness of those taken so young.

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#113597 - 03/30/08 07:22 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: catmandoo]
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Dwight,

I am so very sorry to hear of this needless tragedy.

You are in our family's thoughts and prayers.
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#113600 - 03/30/08 08:45 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: davatsa]
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Sincere condolences, Dwight; you and your family are in my prayers. Take care...........dot
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#113651 - 03/31/08 10:01 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: MarkECIN]
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Thanks Guys!

The death a a baby is near to Gail and my hearts as we lost our daughter Cynthia when she was 6 months old some 30 odd years ago. Though long past we still think and talk about her often.

There is some better news to report on Derek. He has shown response to foot stimuli and they don't think he will have permanent brain damage. The brain has severe bruising and in layman's terms has shut itself down for repairs.
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#113665 - 03/31/08 11:25 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dwight]
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Dwight:

I am so sorry about this.

It is a great privilege and joy to get to love and care for a child, even if it's not for anywhere near as long as we would like.
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#113694 - 03/31/08 02:09 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Theo Gallus]
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I go speechless about this stuff. I consider children very precious.
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#113715 - 03/31/08 03:50 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: davatsa]
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Our thoughts and prayers are with your entire family.
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#113719 - 03/31/08 04:30 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: deaner]
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Sorry to hear this Dwight, thoughts and prayers from up north.

I have always had a tough time hearing about bad things happening to children but now as a parent I find it often overwhelming.
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#113724 - 03/31/08 04:54 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dwight]
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 Originally Posted By: Dwight
Thanks Guys!

The death a a baby is near to Gail and my hearts as we lost our daughter Cynthia when she was 6 months old some 30 odd years ago. Though long past we still think and talk about her often.

There is some better news to report on Derek. He has shown response to foot stimuli and they don't think he will have permanent brain damage. The brain has severe bruising and in layman's terms has shut itself down for repairs.



Wow that's got to be tough.

I hope Derek pulls through and my prayers are with him.
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#113734 - 03/31/08 06:00 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Cecil Baird1]
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Lucy is an organ donor and her little heart has already gone on to save another baby somewhere.
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#113768 - 03/31/08 09:57 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dwight]
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God bless you Lucy.
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#113947 - 04/02/08 01:22 AM Re: Bad Day [Re: Weissguy]
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sorry i missed this dwight, what a blessing that Lucy can help save someone else in need. Godspeed on Derek's recovery.
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#114424 - 04/05/08 09:30 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: dave in el dorado ca]
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Lucie's funeral was today and it was very sad; such a tiny little baby and tiny little casket. Even the minister had a hard time getting through some parts.

The thing that still bothers me is that Derek is doing better and the first thing he will ask when he awakens, is how is Lucie. She will be gone..... \:\(
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#114426 - 04/05/08 09:36 PM Re: Bad Day [Re: Dwight]
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That is gut wrenching, Dwight. Somehow, it all has to make sense to keep your sanity at times. Peace be with you and your loved ones.
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