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    Charlie S
    Participant

      Some time ago, when this was MPIP, an upstart Don W started a website that to this day isstill maintained by him  hosted by Coleen, a melanoma survivor that runs an internet hosting company where people submitted photos of people and events relative to melanoma who chatted here and met one another.

      It's worth a look to understand the history and community that existed because it matches names with faces.

      http://melasuckanoma.com

       

      Charlie S

      Some time ago, when this was MPIP, an upstart Don W started a website that to this day isstill maintained by him  hosted by Coleen, a melanoma survivor that runs an internet hosting company where people submitted photos of people and events relative to melanoma who chatted here and met one another.

      It's worth a look to understand the history and community that existed because it matches names with faces.

      http://melasuckanoma.com

       

      Charlie S

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        lhaley
        Participant

          Charlie,

          I sure did enjoy looking back at our pictures at Chapel Hill. 

          I'm sending you a toast of rum and coke!

          Linda

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          lhaley
          Participant

            Charlie,

            I sure did enjoy looking back at our pictures at Chapel Hill. 

            I'm sending you a toast of rum and coke!

            Linda

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            debbieVA
            Participant

              Linda….

              Was Rum and Coke Charlie's poison that night?  I LMAO one minute he was sober…the next he was in the Fireman Carry Stance.   Well he was walking on his own steam by the end of the evening….that was a fun evening!  Hope to see you all back at UNC's 2nd/ annual Melanoma Symposium….Chapel Hill….

              Hang tight Charlie!!

              Debbie Stage 4 NED

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              debbieVA
              Participant

                Linda….

                Was Rum and Coke Charlie's poison that night?  I LMAO one minute he was sober…the next he was in the Fireman Carry Stance.   Well he was walking on his own steam by the end of the evening….that was a fun evening!  Hope to see you all back at UNC's 2nd/ annual Melanoma Symposium….Chapel Hill….

                Hang tight Charlie!!

                Debbie Stage 4 NED

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                Bonnie Lea
                Participant

                  I remember how great it was to see the pictures and put faces to the names of my new found friends.  Alas so many have gone now….but loads are still here and kicking up our heels.

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                  Bonnie Lea
                  Participant

                    I remember how great it was to see the pictures and put faces to the names of my new found friends.  Alas so many have gone now….but loads are still here and kicking up our heels.

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                      Amy Busby
                      Participant

                        I can't remember if I ever uploaded any pics to melasuckanoma.  I need to check.  I have been so blessed to meet so many of our little group in person.  It's always a fun filled occasion, but bitterweet remembering those we've lost.  I'd love to have another get together.  Maybe centered around an event like we did with the symposium in Chapel Hill.

                        Love,

                        Amy

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                        Amy Busby
                        Participant

                          I can't remember if I ever uploaded any pics to melasuckanoma.  I need to check.  I have been so blessed to meet so many of our little group in person.  It's always a fun filled occasion, but bitterweet remembering those we've lost.  I'd love to have another get together.  Maybe centered around an event like we did with the symposium in Chapel Hill.

                          Love,

                          Amy

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                        Charlie,

                        Thank you so much for posting the Chapel Hill photos.  Even though I only visited for a very short time, I was so happy and honored to meet all of you!  

                        My best wishes are with you for a speedy recovery from your latest illness.

                        ellen – dads daughter

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                        Charlie,

                        Thank you so much for posting the Chapel Hill photos.  Even though I only visited for a very short time, I was so happy and honored to meet all of you!  

                        My best wishes are with you for a speedy recovery from your latest illness.

                        ellen – dads daughter

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                        JoanR
                        Participant

                          Charlie what a thoughtful thing to remember and to post. It certainly brings back memories and makes me feel so fortunate to have met so many wonderful peopl…The silver lining of melanoma.  Thanks again…Warpie

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                          JoanR
                          Participant

                            Charlie what a thoughtful thing to remember and to post. It certainly brings back memories and makes me feel so fortunate to have met so many wonderful peopl…The silver lining of melanoma.  Thanks again…Warpie

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