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NBD - but a sad story

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by msact, Mar 31, 2013.

  1. msact

    msact Supporting Member

    Jan 8, 2013
    Somewhere in NJ
    In an attempt to try to forget my troubles for a while (my spouse recently passed away unexpectedly) I took my twin eight year old daughters out for a shopping/lunch outing. In the process I wandered into my local Sam Ash store and walked out with this Spector Legend Classic 5. It's really nice and at least momentarily I can distract myself.

    One thing I will say is to never take anything or anyone for granted because you never know when it will be the last time.

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  2. Thomas Kievit

    Thomas Kievit Guest

    May 19, 2012
    Congrats on the new bass! What a beauty :hyper:

    I'm sorry to hear about your spouse :( :( I wish you all the best for the time to come. It will not be easy for you, especially since you have 2 children. But although the time seems like it's frozen, you never walk alone ;)
  3. TRichardsbass

    TRichardsbass Banned Commercial User

    Jun 3, 2009
    Between Muscle Shoals and Nashville
    Bassgearu, Music Industry Consulting and Sales. Tech 21, NBE Corp, Sonosphere.
    My deepest sympathy on your loss. No words.

    Very nice bass. Make music with your soul. You will be the light of both your daughters lives. And you will probably rumble a few walls as well.
  4. Rip Topaz

    Rip Topaz

    Aug 12, 2005
    Willow Street, PA
    Beta tester for Positive Grid
    Nice bass. Really sorry for your loss.

    I lost my first wife unexpectedly as well. It really shows you how much you take for granted, when it all goes away.
  5. georgestrings

    georgestrings Banned

    Nov 5, 2005
    Nice bass, and sorry for your loss - prayers and well wishes sent...

    - georgestrings
  6. matt_mcgivney


    May 21, 2012
    sorry for your loss. nice bass
  7. Oren Hudson

    Oren Hudson

    Dec 25, 2007
    Gastonia, NC
    Let the true meaning of this day ease your pain and console you. Easter blessings to you and your girls.
  8. jlepre


    Nov 12, 2007
    Parsippany, NJ
  9. braud357

    braud357 Supporting Member

    Jul 1, 2010
    Gonzales, LA
    My condolences for your loss - what a beautiful bass !
  10. Muziekschuur


    May 25, 2009
    Ive been there too. No kids then. I have three now tho. My condolences. But you have kids and music in your house..... And you did buy an awesome bass. Feel you have been blessed somehow. Your wife is watching over you!!!
  11. My condolences.
  12. AltGrendel

    AltGrendel Squire Jag SS fan.

    May 21, 2009
    Mid-Atlantic USA.
    Sorry to hear about your loss.
  13. Rip Topaz

    Rip Topaz

    Aug 12, 2005
    Willow Street, PA
    Beta tester for Positive Grid
    Sounds to me like a custom truss rod cover is in order.
  14. Baird6869

    Baird6869 RIP Gord Downey. A True Canadian Icon.


    Sorry for your loss but thanks for the post.

    Thanks for reminding us how lucky we really are.

    Enjoy the bass! Looks great.
  15. jbossolo


    Sep 22, 2011
    My deepest heartfelt condolences. Devote yourself to your daughters and your music, the rest will sort itself out. Nice bass too!
  16. jbossolo


    Sep 22, 2011
    With her name. That'd be a keeper, for sure!
  17. purfektstranger


    Apr 10, 2003
    Very sorry for your loss. Time, the love from those near you and that bass will all help you move forward one step at a time.
  18. A fine looking bass that is! I'm so sorry for your loss... Like others, I am reminded of how very special each and everyday is and given hope by the message Easter brings. Peace and prayers to you and your family man..
  19. bass32


    Jan 30, 2012
    Nothing will ever be able to replace your wife. Cherrish the memories.
    The nice bass you purchased will allow you to put your thoughts towards something positive and self gratifying. Play the heck out of it and enjoy.
    Prayers are with you and your children.
  20. I like the woodgrain. Prayers for your family.

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