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Make Every Day Matter .....

Friday, December 06, 2013

None of us has a way of knowing when our last day will come ......This morning I received a shocking phone call from my supervisor. She said, "I do not want you to hear this news some other way, so I have to tell you, our boss ..... suffered a fatal aneurysm last night and she is gone."

I have the day off today but I shared some laughs with her moments before I left work Wednesday. She was vibrant and only 47 years old .......... I am in shock & saddened as well...... I know as an administrator, she had a great deal of stress ......... something we all endeavor to lessen in our lives each day.

Once more, something is brought close to home ...... how life is short ....... and I
think how essential to life it is to tell others they 'matter' ......... appreciate one another and forgive and let go of things that in the long run, do not matter.

In no way do I wish to dampen anyone's Holiday spirits, but I have not forgotten the sage words of the trauma surgeon and President of the company I work for .........He gave a eulogy for a co-worker who was killed in an MVA, in which he said, "Live your life well and as if it were your last day on earth ............ for one day it will be."

May good health, peace, and blessings follow you and your loved ones through
the Christmas Season and into the New Year .......... and know that you, each unique and individual, as my spark friends do matter to me........... emoticon
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

SPARKFRAN514 12/8/2013 5:09PM

    Sorry to read about your loss how sad for her family and the company . but you have shared some wise words in your blog. today at church the homily was along these lines we need to remember tell people how special they and he had us turn to the person next to us they are special and love and important they are and they are loved thinking of you and your co workers as you deal with the loss .

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GARDENCHRIS 12/8/2013 1:00PM

    so sorry for the loss of your friend........ life IS short and we do need to be mindful of all of it.

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GRANPATTIE 12/8/2013 12:24AM

    Your blog is very good, and to the point. I'm sorry you all had to go through this.

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LIVINGFREE19 12/7/2013 12:36PM

    So sad to hear about the loss of your boss. That is really young, but, yes, we do need to get rid of stress!


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SPOONGIRLDEB 12/7/2013 8:34AM

    So sorry for your loss - it's crazy how things like that can happen out of the blue. Your pictures and quotes are a great reminder to live life to the fullest.

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GODS_TEMPLE 12/7/2013 12:03AM

    Yes, Cherish the sweet memories you have of her.

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BLITZEN44 12/6/2013 7:55PM

    I am so sorry. emoticon

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JULIE_DV 12/6/2013 5:59PM

    I am so sorry for your loss. So sad. I will keep her family in my prayers. emoticon emoticon

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LOWCARBRENEE 12/6/2013 5:53PM

    So very sorry. My mother died of same in 1990. Blessings to all....

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DEBBYFROMMT 12/6/2013 4:28PM

    That is so tough, so sorry for the loss of your boss. You are right, it is important to let go of grudges and appreciate everyone and every day we have here.

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BONNIEMARGAY 12/6/2013 3:09PM

    Every moment of life and health is such a blessing. I am so sorry for your heartbreaking loss.

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    I'm so sorry for your loss. Such a shock to all who knew her.
Really good thoughts here.
Thank you for sharing.

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MAUITN 12/6/2013 1:31PM

    Oh, what a blow and shock and thank you for the reminder to savor life. I am sorry for her family, friends, and co-workers.

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HOLLYM48 12/6/2013 1:22PM

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. 47 is so young that we never expect that when you go home it would be the last time you talk to her. Sending hugs and prayers for all that will be sad to lose a friend and family member.
I agree with the President of the company so much since we never know when our last day on this earth will be.
Hugs to all of you at your work!

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BIGPAWSUP 12/6/2013 1:21PM

    That is shocking and a great reminder. Thank you for sharing.

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JANTHEBLONDE 12/6/2013 12:59PM

    I am so sorry to hear about your supervisor. You are in my prayers... Sending you lots of hugs!
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STUDLEEJOE 12/6/2013 12:54PM

    I am sorry for your loss. After almost dieing last June, I have learned that you should live everyday like it is your last.

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