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InvisibleJettaJay
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Fucking War
    #3330933 - 11/07/04 09:11 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

One of my best friend in the whole world just got killed in Iraq a few days ago. I mean :wtf: .... WHY ???? I don't even know how to react I am emotionless right now.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3330975 - 11/07/04 09:23 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

the faster we realize it really is time to rise up, the faster we stop feeling numb.
numbness is born of hopelessness. the feeling that you have no responsibility because you subscribed to a position of safety.

sorry to sound so callous, but you want advice? you feel bad, not numb, you think you're numb because you can't decide who to blame. we all would feel that way if it was our friend.

i advise you to organize and vocalize.

as long as people don't feel the need or ability to talk about what's wrong. then they wont. and nothing will be done.

you want your friends death to mean something? then make yourself accountable for the fact he died for a life that most certainly included your friendship! and consider that someone felt it nessisary to send him to that fate. consider the reasons.

and then consider your stance, and feel free to mourn the whole way. because you friend would not want to be forgotten. tho I think perhaps he would certainly appreciate if you tried to make a difference because of what he sacrificed and lost to make a difference for you.
and you gotta make it your own way.

and im sorry if i don't know you well, but thats the best advice i think a man can give.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331006 - 11/07/04 09:30 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

JettaJay said:
One of my best friend in the whole world just got killed in Iraq a few days ago. I mean :wtf: .... WHY ???? I don't even know how to react I am emotionless right now.




oh yah?

what was his/her last name?


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Re: Fucking War [Re: ricyjo]
    #3331025 - 11/07/04 09:34 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

dont be a dick.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: ricyjo]
    #3331039 - 11/07/04 09:38 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Sean Langley ..... You don't believe me ?????


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331049 - 11/07/04 09:41 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Sorry to hear that. :crying:


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Re: Fucking War [Re: CaRnAgECaNdY]
    #3331105 - 11/07/04 09:55 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Thats really too bad.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: The_Red_Crayon]
    #3331154 - 11/07/04 10:06 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

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The_Red_Crayon said:
dont be a dick.





I'm not being a dick, I'm being defensive.
Especially since I know someone killed in action as well.
I don't believe half the shit I read in OTD.


Condolences.  I know a guy that's still there and knew a guy there:

12/28/03 Blanco, Ernesto M. Captain 28 U.S. Army 1st Bat., 504th Parachute Inf. Reg., 82nd Airborne Div. Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack Fallujah (NE of)

He was a devout christian. He was still a virgin. He was engaged to be married. He was the only one that could carry his family name on.

With the upcoming attack on Fallujah, there might be two that I knew over there...


:sad:

http://icasualties.org/oif/Details.aspx


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Re: Fucking War [Re: RRhoads]
    #3331159 - 11/07/04 10:08 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

my nieghbor at my old house got injured in Iraq. he now lost sight in one of his eyes and his hand is all fucked up and at one point had like a hole in it or something like that. What happened was Some bitch came up to one of the soldiers and apparently had a grenade or something and shrapnel hit him i think


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Re: Fucking War [Re: ricyjo]
    #3331166 - 11/07/04 10:11 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

How do you shrink an image ? I wanna post a pic of him. He was a Lance Coporal. :nonono: :crying:
I'm gonna burn one for him  :bong2:


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Re: Fucking War [Re: ricyjo]
    #3331170 - 11/07/04 10:12 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

This is not OTD


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331196 - 11/07/04 10:21 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Very sad indeed.

I'm sorry for the loss of a good friend. I can only imagine how terrible this could be.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331258 - 11/07/04 10:35 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

JettaJay said:
This is not OTD





ha! wow. Yeah I just started wandering into other pubs because OTD is getting real fukn boring lately.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331303 - 11/07/04 10:48 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I am sorry to hear about the loss of your friend. Be strong man. Reach out to his family - I'm sure they are feeling immense pain right now. Hang in there man - if you need someone to talk to, PM me. I'd talk all night - I have two friends over in Iraq now and I worry.

I'm sorry that your friend died in the neoconservatives' fraudent war. And to everyone else reading, chances are that we'll all know someone who dies or is mamed as time goes on and the fighting continues. I hope we can come together and stop this madness.

peace.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331700 - 11/08/04 12:56 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

JettaJay said:
How do you shrink an image ? I wanna post a pic of him. He was a Lance Coporal. :nonono: :crying:
I'm gonna burn one for him  :bong2:







you can send it to me
and I will send it back.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: JettaJay]
    #3331723 - 11/08/04 01:04 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

sorry to hear that man :<


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Re: Fucking War [Re: Merkin]
    #3331743 - 11/08/04 01:11 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I know quite a few people who were sent to Iraq. Luckily, no one I know personally has died.

Hang in there, pal.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: MAGnum]
    #3331811 - 11/08/04 01:36 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Not in here!


Edited by Ripple (11/08/04 03:11 PM)


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Re: Fucking War [Re: faslimy]
    #3331818 - 11/08/04 01:38 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

That is a nice thing to say.


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Re: Fucking War [Re: MAGnum]
    #3331842 - 11/08/04 01:47 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

It needs to be said


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