I've really got to learn to just do the damage and get out of town. It's the 'stay and gloat' that gets me every time.

Ethan Rayne ,'Potential'


ita's thread

A place where we can talk about ita, miss ita, and share information about memorials. The hugging started over here in Natter.

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askye - Jan 13, 2020 5:26:07 pm PST #3008 of 3017
Thrive to spite them

I wasn't going to look at the memories today because I'm missing vermont and cold weather again and didn't want to feel that and then I thought "well I'll see what else happened"

And saw my post about ita. AND the first person who commented on it was my Mom's best friend who died last year.


-t - Jan 13, 2020 6:07:27 pm PST #3009 of 3017
The real axe murderers were the friends we made along the way

Yeah. 5 years, how can that be?


meara - Jan 13, 2020 7:47:38 pm PST #3010 of 3017

Yes, my FB memories were saddening today.


Matt the Bruins fan - Jan 14, 2020 5:57:02 am PST #3011 of 3017
Keanu's limited in range for an A-list movie star, but I've watched CW network shows, Sci-Fi Channel original series and movies, and multiple seasons of Teen Wolf, and I'm here to tell you he barely scratches the surface of Hollywood Bad Acting

Thanks for the warning gang, I avoided facebook last night. Sad memories + migraine would not have been a good combination.


Dana - Jan 14, 2020 6:48:20 am PST #3012 of 3017
If dreams were thunder // And lightning was desire // This old house would've burned down // A long time ago -- John Prine

If anyone wants to, you can hide memories for specific days or people.

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sj - Jan 14, 2020 11:11:21 am PST #3013 of 3017
"There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea."

It doesn't seem possible that it was 5 years ago, but I was pregnant with ltc at the time. So, somehow the math works.


amyparker - Jan 28, 2020 7:46:16 am PST #3014 of 3017
In the end it's only ever been one step, and then the next.

In light of the most recent episode of Doctor Who and the mother of the actor in question being Jamaican, I thought "ita would be rampaging through the thread singing, and then looking for someone to make her a coat." And oh, the hunt for the right glasses . . . .


SailAweigh - Jan 31, 2020 7:55:03 am PST #3015 of 3017
Nana korobi, ya oki. (Fall down seven times, stand up eight.) ~Yuzuru Hanyu/Japanese proverb

I avoid FB like the plague, except for my kids and the Buffistas, so I got missed by that. What I did get was an e-mail from the memorial archive for her. I did go look to reread some of the things people had posted about her. ita was such a strong personality, she could never be forgotten, but it's always nice to be reminded of just how remarkable she was to others besides us.


Pix - Nov 08, 2020 9:42:24 am PST #3016 of 3017
The status is NOT quo.

I just felt like I needed to post here to celebrate our new Jamaican VP. Miss you, ita!


DavidS - Nov 08, 2020 9:53:59 am PST #3017 of 3017
"Look, son, if it's good enough for Shirley Bassey, it's good enough for you."

I just felt like I needed to post here to celebrate our new Jamaican VP. Miss you, ita!

I've been thinking about that too.


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