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Old 04-27-2015, 01:57 PM   #1
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From Duo to Solo

I don't know why I found what I am about to post so difficult, but today I finally am able to do it.

I lost my best friend and #1 fan of 25 yrs two and a half yrs ago.

I am now a solo streamer. I still am looking forward to the fting life , although it is and will be very different.

I am happy we got our AS and had many enjoyable times together. I'll always have those memories to cherish.

I haven't pulled the AS out of storage for a while. I spent my home time with family instead, but next time home I plan on hooking her up and going somewhere to enjoy my rolling condo again.


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Old 04-27-2015, 02:36 PM   #2
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I lost mine just over a year ago. It is a very difficult transition.

Good luck to you as you explore life and traveling solo.


🏡 🚐 Cherish and appreciate those you love. This moment could be your last.🌹🐚❤️
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Old 04-27-2015, 03:42 PM   #3
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I cannot even imagine going though that45 years with this one second time around for both of us.I could see doing it you could not be around finer people.
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Old 04-27-2015, 03:51 PM   #4
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So far I've been spared your experience so I cannot fully appreciate your situation. But, I do feel strongly that you should go out there and enjoy the time you have!
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Old 04-27-2015, 06:03 PM   #5
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Thank you all. It's taken a while to move forward from what I think is the hardest thing I've ever been thru. I'm looking forward to 'streamin again. I guess some anxiety is to be expected. I am going to take the plunge next time home. Getting comfortable with driving long haul by myself was a big adjustment but I've done it. 'Streamin will be a lot more fun!! 'shaker

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Old 04-28-2015, 11:30 AM   #6
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Condolences on your loss. God be with you and give you strength as needed! I lost my Joe 2 1/2. Years ago, as well. I can empathize with you. As we age, loss seems to occur all too frequently. Of 4 children, only one remains, all too young to go. In a span of 5-7 years, 5 brothers gone...I'm only one left of 8 siblings. Whether we are ready to deal with such losses, that is part of the circle of life. I find my strength in my faith and in memories of the best of times. Fortunately, you have memories of traveling with your love in that AS! Keep on traveling, in his memory, and just maybe, he may join you in spirit from time to time! Keep your chin up and keep on living life to your fullest! Evelyn.
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Old 04-28-2015, 12:46 PM   #7
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Our sincerest thoughts are with you as you begin this different time of your life. Know that your AirForums family is parked right beside you...

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