I Mourn the Passing of An Old Friend

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    The Last Time I Saw John Kelly

    In 1988 I traveld to Oakland, ca to visit an old friend I had met in 1974 on Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley. In '88 he was an active community AIDS educator. When isked him is he had AIDS himself he repied, "Not yet." It frieghtened me to learn he was HIV postiive. I...
    RubyTewes RubyTewes
    31-35, F
    Oct 24, 2008

    My good friend from school,

    Michael Alcylaga, passed on May 20th of last year after losing his long time battle with leukemia. This May will be one year he's been gone. It really kills me to still think that he's been gone. Everywhere he went, he put a smile on everyone's face. Me and some of my other...
    DarkSecret62 DarkSecret62
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 23, 2015

    Tammy

    After fighting cancer for 11 month Tammy went on to be with the Lord today.  I am so happy for her. I recall all the times our families had come together and shared meals, or even gone on trips together and how our lives had become intertwined with their kids and my kids...
    LateNightGuy LateNightGuy
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 16, 2009

    RIP Zach

    It happened three years ago today. How can I even begin to describe my feelings about him, about his passing? They say everything happens for a reason and that it was his time - that God needed him - but what about the people he left behind? Didn't they need him? I keep telling...
    philosophicmyth philosophicmyth
    26-30, F
    Dec 2, 2010

    My Friend....Mike

    When you loose someone unexpectedly, and that person meant the world to you, you tend to put a little more emphasis on friendships and family. I've been blessed with different groups of friends throughout my life, whether it's my family, or my social friends, or my work friends...
    TakingMyTime TakingMyTime
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Sep 1, 2010

    Death Comes Tike a Thief

    In 1974 the Love of my life was raped and murdered. Then in the year from 1994-1995 my 4 best male friends all died. included in those were Joseph Ed Morris, Tom Farmer, George Franklin, and CL Stanford. I miss them all especially Ed who was like a fater to me!
    Raibeart Raibeart
    51-55, M
    Jul 25, 2008

    They Don't Make Em Like That Anymore

    You could hear the engine rev and then the wheels squeak against the pavement as the gleaming blue hunk of medal took off in the distance. The vintage car didn't have flair and wasn't aero-dynamic. It didn’t seem like had a chance, but gradually the older car made up every inch...
    chicagomark chicagomark
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jul 19, 2013

    Today, May 20th, 2015 marks the one year

    anniversary of the passing of my good friend Michael. last year he lost his battle with leukemia unfortunately. it hurts me everyday to think that he's not here anymore. he touch so many lives, even people who had never met him. I always feel like he should have had more time...
    DarkSecret62 DarkSecret62
    18-21, M
    1 Response May 20, 2015

    Government Officials Under Investigation In the Wrongful Death of

     **NO Umbrellas were harmed in the making of this groups avatar!    How far society has changed in 'our life time...' London Times Obituary of the late Mr. Common Sense 'Today we mourn the passing of a beloved old friend, Common Sense, who has been with us...
    Mountainman923518 Mountainman923518
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Jul 25, 2008

    Recently my small town has people dying in

    their 30s. very young men and women. Recently a friend of mine'a brother (they were triplets, two boys one girl) lost one of her twin brothers. I grew up with them. He had severe diabetic shock (my guess), another friend had seizure and passed. Another classmate just passed in...
    meleternal meleternal
    26-30, F
    Jul 11, 2014
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