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  • #41
    I am speechless.

    My thoughts go out to her family and friends
    Erin and
    Instant Karma "Sunny", ShineDown "Liam"

    "You can't control the wind, but you can adjust the sails."

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    • #42
      That's a shock. She wasn't someone I had any personal connection with, but I enjoyed her posts. The world will be a poorer place without her.

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      • #43
        So sad to hear this. Please pass along my condolences to TR's family.
        There are stars in the Southern sky and if ever you decide you should go there is a taste of time sweetened honey.

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        • #44
          I was back online catching up with some older posts yesterday, and read a reply by Tory Relic, and found myself again nodding my head in agreement. I didn't know her, but I enjoyed her posts.

          So I was shocked to see this today. I am sorry for your loss of a friend, sad that her postings will be no more, and disheartened that death can reach any of us on such short notice.

          Condolences to all who knew her and to those in her immediate circle of family and friends.

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          • #45
            Unbelievable....my thoughts and prayers to her family and friends.
            Debbie Hanson
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            • #46
              Oh no.

              My condolences to her friends and loved ones.

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              • #47
                I am so very sorry to read this. I enjoyed her posts very much. My condolences to her friends and loved ones.
                Shall I tell you what I find beautiful about you? You are at your very best when things are worst.
                Starman

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                • #48
                  I remember her, too. Please pass my condolences onto her family; and accept my condolences to you, too. It's very sad to lose a friend.
                  Barbaro Cultist, Metabolic Nazi

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                  • #49
                    I'm so sorry to hear of her passing and I'll miss reading her posts. My condolences to all of her friends and family.

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                    • #50
                      Condolences to her friends and family.
                      Chronicles of the $700 Pony
                      The Further Adventures of the $700 Pony
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                      • #51
                        I enjoyed reading Tory's posts, my condolences to her family and friends. Such a sad day for all.

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                        • #52
                          Please pass on my deepest sympathies to the family and let them know that Tory's COTH Family remembers her very, very fondly.
                          <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.

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                          • #53
                            I'm very sorry. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends.

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                            • #54
                              What a tragic and unexpected loss... my condolences to her family and loved ones .
                              \"For all those men who say, \"Why buy the cow when you can get the milk for free,\" here\'s an update for you: Nowadays 80% of women are against marriage. Why? Because women realize it\'s not worth buying an entire pig just to get a little sausage.\"-

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                              • #55
                                How very sad. I also remember her well and enjoyed her posts. Thank you for letting us all know.

                                Condolences to her family ...and to you. Its hard losing a loved one.
                                "My treasures do not sparkle or glitter, they shine in the sunlight and nicker to me in the night"

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                                • #56
                                  Tory Relic's passing leaves a huge hole.

                                  Condolences to you, her family and all who knew and loved her.
                                  Form follows function, or does function follow form?

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                                  • #57
                                    How very sad. I , too, only knew her from her posts. Condolences to all her family and friends who are going through a very tough time.

                                    Terri
                                    COTH, keeping popcorn growers in business for years.

                                    "I need your grace to remind me to find my own." Snow Patrol-Chasing Cars. This line reminds me why I have horses.

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                                    • #58
                                      How tragic. Condolencies to her friends and family.

                                      She was a good contributor to the postings here.

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                                      • #59
                                        OH, I am so, so sorry.

                                        I always enjoyed TR's posts and had frequently thought,"That's someone I would enjoy meeting." I'm sorry I shall not have the honor to do so.

                                        My condolences to her familyand friends ~ both those who knew her and those who knew her on Coth.
                                        ** I LOVE PUIKA & SHELLA FAN CLUB*** member
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                                        Good job R&G!
                                        You may now add Horsesaver Extraordinaire to your resume

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                                        • #60
                                          Oh how absolutely terrible. I'm so sorry to hear this.
                                          Hugs all around.

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