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11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« on: May 21, 2009, 11:49:43 AM »
Last night my wife cried herself to sleep because today marks the 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
She was a freshmen there when it happened.  The boy/shooter was her best friend. 
She was crying last night because he killed his parents the night before he went to school and shot everyone he could.

This was 11 years ago, and she still cries every night before the shooting…
and for several days she feels unsafe in public because she is constantly afraid someone is going to violently murder her.

+Lord have mercy on all involved in this tragedy
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2009, 12:40:33 PM »

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2009, 01:05:35 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2009, 05:12:24 PM »
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2009, 05:36:40 PM »
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2009, 09:48:32 PM »
Grant eternal and peaceful rest to those victimized by the above tragedy.

Comfort their families and strengthen them.

Lord have mercy.

Amen!

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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2009, 10:28:31 PM »
Sorry to hear about such experience, Seraphim.

Lord, have mercy! Hospody pomyluy! Kyrie Eleison!

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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2009, 11:05:39 PM »
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #8 on: May 22, 2009, 10:45:56 AM »
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2009, 10:46:45 AM »
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #10 on: May 23, 2009, 09:44:21 AM »
Memory eternal!
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Re: 11th anniversary of the Thurston High School shootings
« Reply #11 on: June 01, 2009, 10:56:26 AM »
Lord have mercy. Memory eternal.
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