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Author:  Ginny G.
E-mail:  ggnadt@att.net
Date:  8/29/2012 5:06:34 PM
Subject:  It was by the grace of God...
Message:  Keith, it was by the grace of God that I was there when my Dad died. I'd been thinking I was foolish staying overnight at the hospice when one of my sisters had already planned to stay that night. We were trying to make sure someone stayed with him every night. I'd thought I was being silly not waiting to stay on a different night when no one else could stay. There was only one guest bed so Peggi and I took turns sitting up in the chair and sleeping in the bed. The active phase of Dad dying came so very quickly that I'd never have got there in time if I'd been called, despite living nearby.

I'd prayed so many times that I could be with Dad when he passed. I'd had the same experience you did when I left my Aunt Lois alone one night after being told nothing would happen that night and always felt badly about it.

I am thanking God for this gift.

 My Daddy died this morning... by Ginny G.  at 8/28/2012 2:42:09 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by andrew p at 8/28/2012 4:52:46 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Gerry at 8/30/2012 2:02:11 AM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Joe Z at 8/28/2012 6:34:23 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Ro at 8/28/2012 8:03:11 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Craig at 8/29/2012 3:48:15 AM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Keith  at 8/29/2012 8:20:01 AM
 It was by the grace of God... by Ginny G.  at 8/29/2012 5:06:34 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Bill Smith  at 8/29/2012 9:51:21 AM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by larry larry at 8/29/2012 8:43:53 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Egbert at 8/30/2012 5:35:22 AM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Mamie  Newburyr at 8/30/2012 11:33:00 AM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by Ron Peterson at 8/30/2012 4:56:46 PM
 Re: My Daddy died this morning... by susie g at 8/31/2012 1:01:57 PM
 Thank you all for your kind words by Ginny G.  at 8/31/2012 2:21:42 PM
 Re: Thank you all for your kind words by Jonmark at 8/31/2012 3:23:31 PM