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Offline sohma_hatori

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For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« on: May 18, 2009, 12:12:00 AM »
Remember in your prayers, my friend and batch mate, Blue Ace Varron, who died yesterday, having been drowned at sea.. It's a tragic loss for all of us here..  :'(

May the Lord God, remember Blue Ace in His Kingdom! May God also give strength and comfort to his grieving family..!

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2009, 12:12:48 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2009, 12:26:18 AM »
Lord, have mercy... :(
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #3 on: May 18, 2009, 12:27:50 AM »
Lord, have Mercy!

What is a "batch mate"?  Is that like a roommate?

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #4 on: May 18, 2009, 12:37:57 AM »
Lord, have Mercy!

What is a "batch mate"?  Is that like a roommate?

Classmate.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #5 on: May 18, 2009, 12:42:03 AM »
Classmate.

Interesting.  In what countries is this phrase popular?

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #6 on: May 18, 2009, 12:52:26 AM »
Classmate.

Interesting.  In what countries is this phrase popular?

South East Asia mostly, I believe.  We have a sizable Filipino, Indonesian, Thai, Cambodian, etc. community around here, and I tend to hear it used amongst them at school.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #7 on: May 18, 2009, 01:28:57 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #8 on: May 18, 2009, 02:33:10 AM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #9 on: May 18, 2009, 04:23:59 AM »
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #10 on: May 18, 2009, 04:56:39 AM »
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #11 on: May 18, 2009, 07:35:01 AM »
Memory Eternal. Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #12 on: May 18, 2009, 08:58:36 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #13 on: May 18, 2009, 09:03:04 AM »
Memory eternal. Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #14 on: May 18, 2009, 02:36:14 PM »
Blessed Rest, Grant Thy Servant Lord,amongst thy just...
My His Memory Be Eternal....Amen Amen..
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #15 on: May 18, 2009, 05:49:57 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #16 on: May 18, 2009, 08:39:36 PM »
Eternal be his memory! My condolences!

May God grant eternal rest to him.

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #17 on: May 19, 2009, 11:06:09 PM »
Thanks for your prayers..

His death really surprised our whole batch.. He was so full of life, and happy, then suddenly this.. As a young as I am, I realized that there is so much about death that I still don't understand..

May His Memory be Eternal!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #18 on: May 19, 2009, 11:10:17 PM »
Eternal be his memory!

My sincerest condolences on your loss!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #19 on: May 20, 2009, 09:39:11 AM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #20 on: May 20, 2009, 10:02:33 AM »
Memory Eternal!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #21 on: May 21, 2009, 04:22:46 PM »
May Blue Ace's memory be eternal!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #22 on: May 21, 2009, 10:05:48 PM »
Thanks for your prayers..

His death really surprised our whole batch.. He was so full of life, and happy, then suddenly this.. As a young as I am, I realized that there is so much about death that I still don't understand..

May His Memory be Eternal!

Dear Lord, grant eternal rest to Your servant. Lord, have mercy.

Again, my condolences. You know, Sohma Hatori, if you will allow me to say that, all this somehow reminded me my feelings when one of my friends in high school was murdered about a month prior to graduation. It was exactly this time of the year in 1991. Rough Ukrainian realities of early 90s...

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #23 on: December 18, 2009, 08:34:04 AM »
It's his birthday on Saturday, December 19. Grant him rest among the saints Lord!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #24 on: December 18, 2009, 08:59:30 AM »
+Memory Eternal!

I'm so sorry for your loss, sohma_hatori...
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #25 on: December 18, 2009, 09:32:41 AM »
Memory Eternal!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
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Memory Eternal!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #27 on: December 18, 2009, 11:08:15 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #28 on: December 18, 2009, 02:37:21 PM »
Lord Have Mercy ! Amen...
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
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Lord have Mercy.

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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
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Memory eternal.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #31 on: December 18, 2009, 08:21:20 PM »
+Memory Eternal.
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Re: For the Soul of a friend and batch mate
« Reply #32 on: December 21, 2009, 02:07:28 AM »
MEMORY ETERNAL AMEN
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