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One of my friends just killed himself.

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by sloasdaylight, Jul 30, 2012.


  1. sloasdaylight

    sloasdaylight Banned

    Feb 4, 2009
    Tampa, Florida, US
  2. tastybasslines

    tastybasslines Banned

    May 9, 2010
    Los Angeles, CA
    My condolences.
     
  3. Sorry for your loss. Condolences to his family.
     
  4. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL The Beagle Father Staff Member Supporting Member

    I am sorry for your loss.
     
  5. EricF

    EricF Habitual User

    Sep 26, 2005
    Pasadena, CA
    :(
     
  6. hrodbert696

    hrodbert696 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    That's horrible, man. Were you still in touch with him? Prayers and thoughts with you and his family.
     
  7. Relic

    Relic Cow are you?

    Sep 12, 2006
    Robbinsville, NJ
    ugh god, so sorry to hear it! Keeping his family in my thoughts :(
     
  8. hover

    hover

    Oct 4, 2008
    Massachusetts
    Sorry to hear my Bass Brother, my condolences.
     
  9. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    Wow bro, that is so sad. I feel terrible for the people who are so tormented to the point of taking their lives. Hopefully you have plenty of fond memories to fall back on with your friend.

    -Mike
     
  10. Condolences from Cleveland.
     
  11. kesslari

    kesslari Groovin' with the Big Dogs Supporting Member

    Dec 21, 2007
    Santa Cruz Mtns, California
    Lark in the Morning Instructional Videos; Audix Microphones
    I am sorry for your loss, and for his and his family's. Sending good energy your way, for whatever that's worth.
     
  12. GregC

    GregC Johnny and Joe Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 19, 2007
    Chicago
    That's really sad to hear, you have my condolences man. Prayers and good thoughts going out to the family.
     
  13. It's the hardest thing, IMO, to have to get that news. Close, far, etc. I've had to deal with it a few times, and it's always miserable. I'm sorry for your loss, and, most importantly, if you need to go talk to someone, do it. It's worth the time / money / etc.
     
  14. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

    Sep 10, 2008
    Pomona, SoCal
    Sorry to hear, man. Lots of Love going out to your friends family and you!
     
  15. sloasdaylight

    sloasdaylight Banned

    Feb 4, 2009
    Tampa, Florida, US
    Thanks for the words guys. OJ was the type of guy who pretty much everyone who ever met him rooted for, even if he made you look like little league on the field or track.

    It kills me that he took his own life. He always seemed to be full of positive energy and had everything going for him the last time I spoke with him.

    He will be missed for sure.
     
  16. Phalex

    Phalex Semper Gumby Supporting Member

    Oct 3, 2006
    G.R. MI
    I've avoided this thread all day. I'm very sorry for the loss and sorrow of everyone he left behind.

    A good friend of mine killed himself 18 years ago, and I am still pissed off at him. This isn't my best subject........
     
  17. MakiSupaStar

    MakiSupaStar The Lowdown Diggler

    Apr 12, 2006
    Huntington Beach, CA
    I'm sorry brother. :(
     
  18. LilRay

    LilRay Commercial User

    Dec 27, 2007
    Between my Roscoe and Leather
    Owner: Cockeyed Cow Custom Leathercraft
    Dude I saw your post on FB. Prayers man. All I got.

    God B less, Ray
     
  19. jmattbassplaya

    jmattbassplaya Looking for a gig around East Islip, NY!

    Jan 13, 2008
    Long Island, NY.
    I'm sorry to hear that :(
     
  20. Woodchuck

    Woodchuck

    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    I was reading about this this morning. I had a close friend take his own life, and it saddens AND angers you. We as a people need to take depression more seriously. Sorry for your's and the family's loss.
     

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