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Old 11-10-2012, 09:02 PM   #1
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Default Absolute horrible week followed by a nice Mailday

Well this past week started off real terrible with the passing of my father. Great father, great brother, great grandfather.. I will miss him a ton..

I returned home from Indiana with these waiting for me. Totally forgot about these coming in..

1/1 plate, /6 jumbo, and red ref /5

obviously the passing of my father overshadows the joy I get from these cards but it was nice to escape reality a bit when opening these packages up.
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Old 11-10-2012, 09:04 PM   #2
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Sorry to hear about that man, must be tough. Beautiful cards, probably gave you at least a moment of happiness.
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Old 11-10-2012, 09:05 PM   #3
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Really sorry for your loss. I remember how i felt when my grandma passed, stay strong and you will get through it . Amazing cards though, great pickups
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Old 11-10-2012, 09:26 PM   #4
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Sorry for the loss of your father man.

My mom passed 12 years ago this coming Friday and it still hurts sometimes.
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Old 11-10-2012, 09:28 PM   #5
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it aint easy.. We lost my mom two years ago and my grandfather earlier this year as well. It's been very tough especially since I am so far from home.
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Old 11-10-2012, 09:54 PM   #6
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Sorry to hear about your father...those Dickeys are gorgeous, though, especially the patch!
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:24 PM   #7
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Sorry for your loss, hope the cards bring some happiness.
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:26 PM   #8
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Very sorry to hear about your father, sounds like a wonderful man and he will be missed I'm sure.
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:26 PM   #9
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Sorry to hear about your father. Great mailday week though!
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Old 11-10-2012, 10:42 PM   #10
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Sorry about your loss
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Old 11-11-2012, 01:08 AM   #11
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sorry for your loss
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Old 11-11-2012, 08:58 AM   #12
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Sorry for your loss. Nice cards and I hope you feel better!
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Old 11-11-2012, 10:46 AM   #13
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How could you forget about those coming in? Sweet cards!
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Old 11-11-2012, 10:54 AM   #14
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How could you forget about those coming in? Sweet cards!
Well when a family member dies, nothing else really matters.

Great looking jumbo patch, sorry for your loss bud.
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Old 11-11-2012, 03:11 PM   #15
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Prayers going out to you and your family.
Those cards are nice additions to your already outstanding collection!
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Old 11-11-2012, 05:54 PM   #16
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Very sorry bout ur loss bro, on the brighter side, those are Sick cards!
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Old 11-12-2012, 04:55 AM   #17
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I'm sorry for your loss. Although it's somewhat interesting how a man in a Mets uniform was able to distract people (or in this case a person) from sadness for a little moment again.
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