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R.I.P. Elizabeth Edwards

Forums General Melanoma Community R.I.P. Elizabeth Edwards

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    Eehgads
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    You are in now with your son Wade. You inspired many of us with your bravery in the face of many struggles. God Speed, Michele

    You are in now with your son Wade. You inspired many of us with your bravery in the face of many struggles. God Speed, Michele

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      DebbieH
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      Yes, rest in peace Elizabeth Edwards.  I could say more but I'm sitting on my hands instead of typing what I'm thinking.

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      DebbieH
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      Yes, rest in peace Elizabeth Edwards.  I could say more but I'm sitting on my hands instead of typing what I'm thinking.

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        LV
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        Oh, quit with the hand-sitting! We need some spunk around here.

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        LV
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        Oh, quit with the hand-sitting! We need some spunk around here.

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        LizzM
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        So what are you thinking? Do you think she wasn't a good woman or is it her husband you don't like? Inquiring minds want to know.

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        TinaR
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        The marital mess she endured was horrible, but my heart hurts when I think of her and her  three children losing their mother and during the holiday season. Losing a loved one is very difficult for most everyone…but when it occurs at a "marker" like Christmas (* they are Christian) it seems amplified and could fill their lives with additional dread of this period of time forever( now seems like the holiday is two months long!) . The pain of those 2 little kids is haunting my mind. I can't even imagine.  I wish for her, and her kids, she could have held on until the holiday had passed…young kids are so vulnerable- they could have used the tiny break of a couple more months before their lives fell completely apart. I imagine their mother would have wished the same for them. Damn. Heartbreaking.

         

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        TinaR
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        The marital mess she endured was horrible, but my heart hurts when I think of her and her  three children losing their mother and during the holiday season. Losing a loved one is very difficult for most everyone…but when it occurs at a "marker" like Christmas (* they are Christian) it seems amplified and could fill their lives with additional dread of this period of time forever( now seems like the holiday is two months long!) . The pain of those 2 little kids is haunting my mind. I can't even imagine.  I wish for her, and her kids, she could have held on until the holiday had passed…young kids are so vulnerable- they could have used the tiny break of a couple more months before their lives fell completely apart. I imagine their mother would have wished the same for them. Damn. Heartbreaking.

         

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        BethA in VA
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        I so agree with you.  Only the kids matter right now.  And holidays are forever changed for innocent children.  How sad.  Beth

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        BethA in VA
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        I so agree with you.  Only the kids matter right now.  And holidays are forever changed for innocent children.  How sad.  Beth

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        LizzM
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        So what are you thinking? Do you think she wasn't a good woman or is it her husband you don't like? Inquiring minds want to know.

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