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TERRIBLE!

Thursday, December 13, 2018

This morning at a middle school 20? Miles from us had an active shooting situation. A 14yr old boy confronted officers. Then he turned the gun on himself. He took his own life. He was not a student at that school.

No one else were injured.

That is way too close to us.

As I see it there is no easy solution to all this.

We got to the cemetery to replace flowers on Johns gravesite.
We have to walk a little ways, not too far, but considering Larry and I both use canes. We got it done. I look at Johns grave and encryption on the stone and it still doesn't seem possible that he is gone. 2 years at that!

My BP is still up and down. I have had Panic Attacks and/or Fight or Flight episodes for years. I know what is partially leading up to it. Now what to do about it.

BLESSINGS,
JANET

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  • BEFIT020
    Ooh, that IS close! SO sorry about it. It is a sad situation. Remember when kids used to just fight it out? Now it's knives & guns!
    May your son rwst in peace.
    And you & your husband have peace, also. emoticon
    608 days ago
  • GRAYGRANNY
    Sad what this world is coming to...shootings in school instead of prayers to start the day....or even the pledge of allegiance!
    I have panic attacks also....and blood pressure issues so I know where you are coming from....
    Can't believe the dates on the headstones of any of my loved ones...seems like only yesterday they were here with us... emoticon emoticon to you and DH
    608 days ago
  • CAKAROO
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    608 days ago
  • NASFKAB
    Life is hard may your son rest in peace it is so had for you to bear
    609 days ago
  • 1CRAZYDOG
    So sorry! There really is so much insanity going on in this world of ours. **SIGH**

    HUGS to you as you remember your son. It is so impossible for a parent to loose their child.
    609 days ago
  • ALEXSGIRL1
    christmas is often a sad time for many hugs
    609 days ago
  • GINA515
    It is difficult to maintain your goals in the middle of such saddness. Stay strong! You can do this.
    609 days ago
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