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Old 01-08-10, 09:30 PM   #1
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Well this just sucks.

Had a great day with a metric century on the trek. Was cleaning the bike off after getting back from the ride when I got a call from my mother. Apparently a family friend's 9 year old Grand Daughter(Their only grand kid) was just diagnosed with liver cancer.

What a way to kill a good day.
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Old 01-08-10, 09:35 PM   #2
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Oh man. That is awful. My heart goes out to them.
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Old 01-08-10, 09:39 PM   #3
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liver cancer at 9? that's terrible.
Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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Old 01-08-10, 10:17 PM   #4
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news like this really make me hate the gods. I truly hope everything turns out good for the child and her family.
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Old 01-08-10, 10:22 PM   #5
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Old 01-08-10, 10:28 PM   #6
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I'll be praying they got that diagnosis wrong.
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Old 01-08-10, 10:32 PM   #7
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I'll be praying they got that diagnosis wrong.
And if it's not wrong, they at least caught early enough.
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Old 01-08-10, 10:35 PM   #8
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Yes, that does suck Dan. She will be in my prayers.

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Old 01-08-10, 10:50 PM   #9
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Prayers for the whole family from here too. Congrats on the great ride today.
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Old 01-08-10, 10:52 PM   #10
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That sucks, prayers and thoughts
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Old 01-08-10, 11:12 PM   #11
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A lot of cancers are surmountable in our times today. I hope this is one...
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Old 01-09-10, 01:13 AM   #13
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Wow. My thoughts and prayers go out to your friend's family.
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