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    I lost a friend today...

    This may be the only time you will find Richard Dearth Jr. in his honest form folks. I want you all to know that I'm writing from my heart and my soul. I am truly attempting to write a simple statement of love for my friend Beth; also while attempting to understand why she has been taken from my friends and faimly.

    With that said, Beth was a great friend, a part of my family and someone I cared deeply for. She was a sister to me, a friend and someone I loved. I could write a book about our stories, and I think I will. Writing the book will take time, better than the statements above...but it will be perfect.

    To you Beth, I love you! And I'll always miss you girl! You were a friend and I already miss you with the upmost intensity. To hold you again would be an honor.

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    Aw crap, I'm sorry.

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    Sorry to hear.
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    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    I'm sorry, Rick.
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    My heart goes out to you, Rick.

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    RIP Beth.
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    Dude...

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    I'm very sorry to hear this

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    it's actually not the first time, and hope its not the last time, Rick, but I do hope it'll only be for happier occasions in future. So sorry for your loss.
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    The eulogy is well written....i am sorry for your loss.

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    Rick, I'm sorry about your loss

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    Sorry for your loss CI, keep your head up, my thoughts and prayer are with you and all involved.
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    I want to thank you all for the kind Foo-Words folks. I'm just a wreck right now and knowing that you are all around helps more than you know.

    RIP Beth!

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    Quote Originally Posted by couch_incident View Post
    I want to thank you all for the kind Foo-Words folks. I'm just a wreck right now and knowing that you are all around helps more than you know.

    RIP Beth!

    Rick
    And here is another honest statement, I love you all!!!!!

    Time for me to go to bed now.

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    I hope that the writing proves to be cathartic and helps to speed the time that it takes for the pain to fade. Sorry for you losss my friend.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    i hope that the writing proves to be cathartic and helps to speed the time that it takes for the pain to fade. Sorry for you losss my friend.
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    Rick, I'm truly sorry to hear about this. My condolences.
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    Quote Originally Posted by couch_incident View Post
    And here is another honest statement, I love you all!!!!!

    Time for me to go to bed now.

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    Sleep well, Couch. Keep Beth in your heart. I hope you find peace.
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    I'm very sorry for your loss.
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    Couch, apparently you're also known as "Rick."

    Well, Rick, I'm sorry for your loss. I truly am.
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    Sorry man, that's tough.

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    Sorry to hear about that Rick. Sadly, these kinds of losses hit most of us at some time or another along the way. I know that doesn't make it any easier to deal with, but hopefully writing about it will.
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