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A small kindness...
Old 03-26-2018, 12:47 PM
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The car in front of DH and me paid for my egg muffin in the drive-up this a.m.

How could he have known I was on my way to chemo treatment for my new diagnosis of stage IV pancreatic cancer?

His kindness gave me another drop of hope.


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Old 03-26-2018, 12:52 PM
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One of your guardian angels mustíve known you needed a boost. Iím keeping you in my prayers.(((emptynester54)))
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Old 03-26-2018, 12:53 PM
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Oh, emptynester, I had no idea! Sending lots of love and prayers your way!!!
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Old 03-26-2018, 12:56 PM
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How wonderful! Keep hoping, stay positive. You'll be in my prayers.
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Old 03-26-2018, 12:56 PM
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((emptynester)) I'm so glad you were touched.by an angel this morning. Wishing you peace and well being


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Old 03-26-2018, 01:02 PM
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Oh my goodness. This hit me in the feels. Sending hugs Empvnester. Thinking of you.
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Old 03-26-2018, 01:12 PM
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Thinking of you. Really.
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Old 03-26-2018, 01:17 PM
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How sweet and what a perfect day to receive that unexpected kindness from a stranger. Someone knew you needed that smile! Wishing you peace and comfort as you fight your cancer.
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Old 03-26-2018, 01:33 PM
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Sending love and hugs your way.
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Old 03-26-2018, 01:57 PM
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Isn't it great when those things happen when we need them the most!!!

Praying for you!!


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Old 03-26-2018, 02:09 PM
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Dear emptynester,
I canít get you out of my mind since I first read your post, so Iím responding again. Thank you for being the beautiful human being you are. I love the way, in your time of huge difficulty, you find and share the positive. Others may whine and bewail their fates, but you choose to make us smile. Please know I admire you tremendously and Iím cheering for you.
With great hope,
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:20 PM
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Thinking of you and sending prayers.

It's nice to know that you witnessed an act of kindness in such a world in which we live. There are angels among us

May we all lead by your example and spread our little acts of kindness as we go about our way
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:28 PM
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Sounds like a wonderful start to a difficult day! Praying for you as you go through your treatments!
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:28 PM
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Wow, Emptynester, I donít remember reading about your diagnosis! Iím glad you had something to brighten your day. Keeping you in my thoughts!
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:36 PM
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That was a sweet and thoughtful person. Wishing you the best with your treatments.
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:40 PM
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Little angels providing bright moments in your day.
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Old 03-26-2018, 02:49 PM
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May you continue to receive blessings, small and large.

You are always kind and fair and a blessing to all PT members. You are loved here.
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Old 03-26-2018, 03:14 PM
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There are angels among us--no doubt. Sending you good wishes and warm thoughts.
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Old 03-26-2018, 03:33 PM
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I am sending prayers for you to fight through your cancer. Stay strong.
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Old 03-26-2018, 04:10 PM
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What a sweet story about a sweet moment! Thank you for sharing it with us. I'm inspired to continue this random act of kindness in your name. Hope for a kinder world is alive!
Thank you Emptynester54. Hugs!
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Old 03-26-2018, 04:11 PM
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emptynesterr54, I had no idea that you are so ill. I'm sorry to hear of your diagnosis. I'm glad the kindness shown you this morning has brightened your day. With so much negativity in the world, I'm happy that someone showed you the better side of humanity today.
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Old 03-26-2018, 04:19 PM
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Sending prayers your way as you battle your illness. Glad you had a bright spot on a tough day. Thanks for taking the time to share it with us. Reminds us all to go that extra mile because you just never know who really needs it on any given day.
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Old 03-26-2018, 04:26 PM
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I am sorry about your diagnosis. I will say prayers for you.
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Old 03-26-2018, 04:49 PM
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Sending prayers.
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Thoughts and prayers for you...
Old 03-26-2018, 05:02 PM
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What a thoughtful man, and good karma will surely follow him. I hope he had the BEST day for his thoughtfulness. And I'm glad it gave you a reason to smile after such devastating news.
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Old 03-26-2018, 05:14 PM
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You are in my thoughts.
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Old 03-26-2018, 05:48 PM
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I am sure it made your day! I consider things like that to be one of those what I call "little lights at the end of the tunnel sent by God" to encourage us!

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Old 03-26-2018, 06:08 PM
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Thank you for reminding me how a small act of kindness can mean so much. You are in my prayers as you fight your battle.
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Old 03-26-2018, 06:16 PM
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I also was not aware of your diagnosis. I am praying for you as you fight this battle. Also, in your honor, I will "pay it forward" tomorrow (and hopefully more often). Thank you for the reminder that small blessings make a big difference. ((( Hugs!)))
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Old 03-26-2018, 06:28 PM
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I hope you encounter a pathway of happy circumstances during your chemo treatments. Prayers for your health.
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Old 03-26-2018, 06:29 PM
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I'll be praying for you in the coming months.
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Old 03-26-2018, 06:36 PM
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I had no idea! I'm so sorry to hear of your diagnosis. I'm glad this man gave you hope during this time of your life. You are in my thoughts!
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Old 03-26-2018, 08:07 PM
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How wonderful that he gave you two giftsóbreakfast and hope. Thinking of you as you go through this!
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Old 03-26-2018, 08:11 PM
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What a lovely gesture that was. I am so sorry to hear of your diagnosis, emptynester54. I am sending an abundance of prayers and positive thoughts to you as you go through your medical treatment. May you continue to have many angels who cross your path in the days ahead. 🙏🏻🕊

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Old 03-26-2018, 08:30 PM
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What a lovely start to your day! Your positive attitude is wonderful, and will help you to fight this cancer battle. I admire you very much. You will be in my prayers.
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Hope is life giving
Old 03-27-2018, 01:10 AM
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It can be difficult to share news of a serious diagnosis with friends. I am thinking that this may be so with your diagnosis of stage IV pancreatic cancer.

We are, many of us afterall, your dear friends. Thank you for telling us. How else could we know to be supportive of you through prayers and warm thoughts?

Please let us know how you are doing as you travel this journey so we can walk right beside you. (((((hugs)))))
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Sending hugs and prayers your way.
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Old 03-27-2018, 06:15 AM
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What a nice way to start your day
Sending lots of positive thoughts your way
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What a nice thing to do!
Old 03-27-2018, 06:57 AM
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I'm thinking of you and hoping for a full recovery.
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Old 03-27-2018, 04:48 PM
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Angels do exist. Prayers for strength and courage in the days ahead.
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Old 03-27-2018, 05:06 PM
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Iím so sorry to hear of your diagnosis. You will be with me in thought and prayer.
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Old 03-27-2018, 05:24 PM
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I am praying for you.🙏
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