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    Prayers Please

    Hi FOO Folk-

    I just found out today that my mother has pancreatic cancer that's spread to her liver and lungs.

    Thanks

    -Tiffani
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    I am holding her in my thoughts.

    You be strong.
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    Tiffani, ask the doctor now for a referral to palliative care or hospice. Your whole family will benefit.
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    Kneemails (prayers) heading your way,my friend,have faith and stay strong
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    Praying for you and your family. I agree with MillCreek.

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    Best thoughts, but prepare for the worst. I'm sorry to say that, but I am always goui g to keep positive vibes going.
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    Thoughts and prayers your way Tiffani.

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    prayers sent

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    ...very sorry. +1 to what MillCreek said. You will need help navigating the waters into which you and your mother have been tossed.
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    I will keep your mom in my prayers.
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    I'm doublin' down giving her some of my luck.

    She needs your strength. Hold Fast.
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    Hoping you and your family are surrounded by support and caring Tiffani.

    Pema Chodron’s book “When Things Fall Apart” can be an excellent companion at times like you’re going through by helping to bring understanding, compassion and love to the forefront of being. It can help you shine a light to guide others on a dark road while also lighting your own way!

    be with peace

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    Prayers are forthcoming for you mother and your family. Godspeed.
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    Praying for both of you, and hope you listen to Mill Creek.

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    Prayers and wishes for the best possible outcome for you, your mom and your family.

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    Sending best wishes for you and your Mom MP.

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    Stay strong.
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    So sorry to hear this Tiffani. Spend as much time as you can with her and make her as comfortable as possible. I'll be thinking of you both.
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    Praying for you and many others suffering right now. Stay strong and do not forget to take care of yourself through all this. Make sure you seek wise counsel and unburden yourself. Do not stuff all the emotions you are going to go through. There are programs out there to help you. Use them. Millcreek spoke wise words.
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    I'm not the praying type, but I'll send what good vibes I can your way.
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    awww..... man
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    Thank you all for your kind wishes, thoughts, and prayers. Anything is of help right now.
    I've got your restraining order right here. [grabs crotch] Restrain this!

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    Will keep your mom and your family in prayers, MangoPumpkin

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    oh gosh, here's wishing you and her strength now. I hope she can find some comfort somehow ... ;(
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