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Arrow 05-02-2002 07:43 AM

An Angel In The Library

DMZ-LT 05-02-2002 09:25 AM

Not nice to get me crying this early .......
.. in the. day. Thanks for sharing, sis. Great story and so true. Made me thankful for all my blessings that I sometimes take for granted. When I first got to Bitnam the only reason I carried a 45 was to shoot myself if I lost an arm or leg - macho man - then one day we got in a fight and the guys closest to me were getting shot quickly, I knew I was going down soon unless something happened quick. So I made my every ten year cry to God for help. I didn't care if I lost BOTH arms and legs, I just wanted very badly to be alive. HE got me and a bunch of others out that day out - I am thankful. Thanks again , sis for the post - just try to wait till later in the day please.

Andy 05-02-2002 10:34 AM

Arrow that was beautiful. May that strong young woman be both productive and happy. And may she over look the inconvience of her physical short comings. Sure makes a person thankful for what he has.

DMZ-LT, I carried a .45 too but it wasn't for an arm or leg. We had a guy who stepped on a bouncing betty that blew up between his legs. If that happened, I would have used the .45. At 19, a fate worst than death. (At 54 a fate worst than death.)

Stay healthy,

phuloi 05-02-2002 03:59 PM


sn-e3 05-02-2002 08:56 PM

Great post makes you really think. and Happy Birthday Bill hope to meet you when i cross over.

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