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Offline 88Devin12

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Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« on: February 12, 2010, 08:41:08 PM »
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Georgian luge slider Nodar Kumaritashvili was killed when he crashed during an Olympic training session on Friday.
http://www.cnn.com/2010/SPORT/02/12/olympic.luge.crash/index.html?hpt=C1

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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2010, 08:42:05 PM »
May his memory be eternal!
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2010, 08:49:38 PM »
Lord have mercy! Memory Eternal!
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2010, 09:03:40 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2010, 09:29:33 PM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2010, 10:28:19 PM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2010, 10:29:47 PM »
How tragic!

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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #7 on: February 13, 2010, 12:02:43 AM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #8 on: February 13, 2010, 12:12:39 AM »

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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #9 on: February 13, 2010, 08:20:36 AM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #10 on: February 13, 2010, 08:23:28 AM »
Lord have mercy on Your servant Nodar, and make his memory to be eternal.
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #11 on: February 13, 2010, 08:24:48 AM »
Memory eternal.
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #12 on: February 13, 2010, 03:32:55 PM »
It's terribly sad!!

Lord, have mercy on Thy servant Nodar, and may his memory be eternal! Comfort his grieving friends and family in their great loss.
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #13 on: February 13, 2010, 10:57:04 PM »
I felt a cold (no pun intended--only word I can think of to describe the feeling) shiver when I read this yesterday:  truly saddening.


Lord have mercy and may his memory be eternal!  And peace to his family, friends, and team-mates.
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #14 on: February 14, 2010, 02:49:31 AM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #15 on: February 14, 2010, 01:32:53 PM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #16 on: February 18, 2010, 12:01:30 AM »
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #17 on: February 18, 2010, 12:09:24 AM »
May the memory of the servant of God, the athlete Nodar, be eternal!
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Re: Georgian Olympic luge slider killed in practice run...
« Reply #18 on: February 18, 2010, 04:08:13 PM »
Lord Have Mercy ....Amen Amen
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