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Old 12-07-11, 11:37 PM   #1
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Aww man....

Had a good friend of the family pass away. When the family business was operating, he worked for the company for 18 years. On a summer day in 1984, me and my sister were outside playing in the yard and a large dog was approaching us, teeth showing, sister was old enough to know to get to out of harms way, I didn't and just before the dog got to me, he had sprinted from the company parking lot, and knocked the dog down. The dog ran off, which my father and uncle went and tracked down and captured the dog, which was turned in to animal control.

I'm eternally grateful to him for saving me, because it's entirely possible I wouldn't be here today or wouldn't be anywhere near the same if he didn't.
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Sorry for your loss....................
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Sorry for your loss. Glad that you valued his friendship for all these years.
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Old 12-08-11, 09:22 AM   #4
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Old 12-08-11, 09:36 AM   #5
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We all have to go some time. It's good that we spend our lives well enough that people have something good to say about us afterwards. Obviously, this man was a success.
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I'm sorry, Dan. It sounds like he was a good man.
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Wow thank goodness he was there for you that day. Sorry for your loss.
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