BigHock passed?

ysr_racer

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I wrote this, and used to read it at funerals for my friends.

There are two schools of thought when it comes to life. One is that your entire life is scripted out. From the day you're born, until the day you die.

The other is that we are just aimlessly careening thru life, from one random event to the next, until we meet our maker.

But the truth of the matter is, when it's your turn, it's your turn.

Life is measured in inches and seconds. What if he had been a few inches to the left? What if he had spent a few more seconds in the parking lot?

What if...
 

Master-Cylinder

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I wrote this, and used to read it at funerals for my friends.

There are two schools of thought when it comes to life. One is that your entire life is scripted out. From the day you're born, until the day you die.

The other is that we are just aimlessly careening thru life, from one random event to the next, until we meet our maker.

But the truth of the matter is, when it's your turn, it's your turn.

Life is measured in inches and seconds. What if he had been a few inches to the left? What if he had spent a few more seconds in the parking lot?

What if...
And everyone was thinking "WTF"?
 

gobrian77

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The only reason I'm not saying it's him 100% is because I found it in an old Photobucket folder that's dated a couple years after we met- I believe that's because I uploaded it later so I could post it here on another thread (on which BH and I were talking about his trip). That's gotta be him because I know for sure we were in that bar.
 

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Can one of you more tactful (relatively speaking) guys with an active facebook account reach out to:

xxx

I believe that would be BigHock's sister in law (Scott's wife).
Thanks, and fuck you very much! :fu::D:fu:
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gobrian77

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This what I wrote:

Hi Amy- my name is Brian Xxxxxxx, and I was a friend of Todd Munro and met him on one of his trips to Thailand, where I've been living for 19 years (I believe you were his sister-in-law- please forgive me if I have the wrong person). I (and a large online group of people that knew and liked Todd) heard of his passing, and we were all very saddened and would like to extend our sincerest condolences to you and all of Todd's family. If possible, would you please let me know the circumstances of his passing? He was so young...

I would greatly appreciate any information you could provide. Thank you very much, and, again, I'm very sorry for your loss.

Sincerely,

Brian
 

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so many Xs in his name he has to have a clause in his contract that excludes him from doing super hero stunts... :)
 

gobrian77

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I haven't received a reply- the message still hasn't been seen by the person I sent it to (FB Messenger lets you know when it's been opened by the recipient).
 

Anonymous Elvis 5

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I haven't received a reply- the message still hasn't been seen by the person I sent it to (FB Messenger lets you know when it's been opened by the recipient).
But since you're not friends... It might never make it... Might be in a spam folder.
 

Austin_F

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nah, people message each other w/out being friends all the time, for buying and selling on FB marketplace.
 

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It's got a check-mark, which means it was delivered, but I have no way of knowing if she'll see it. If she has the Messenger app, it will get through.
A single check-mark means delivery. You will know it was read when the target's favicon (or whatever it's called) appears next to the check-mark
 

gobrian77

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A single check-mark means delivery. You will know it was read when the target's favicon (or whatever it's called) appears next to the check-mark
I know. When I said 'I have no way of knowing...' I meant I don't know if she'll ever be notified of it (which she won't if it's in a spam folder). If she doesn't specially check that folder, she'll never see it. That's for FB itself- if she has the Messenger app, it will show up where she'll find it as she'll get a notification.

For now, all I've got is this:

44541
 

Vicious_Cycle

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Is her wall locked down, or can you possibly look through it and find Scott's FB account... assuming he has one?
Maybe he's tagged in a picture? Maybe a post about BigHock?
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gobrian77

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That was the first thing I checked- it's restricted to 'friends only' . My message still hasn't been read.
 

gobrian77

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Yeah- I'll wait another day and then try that. It probably wouldn't be accepted- most people don't confirm total strangers.
 

Master-Cylinder

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Yeah- I'll wait another day and then try that. It probably wouldn't be accepted- most people don't confirm total strangers.
Phhhttt, I never "confirmed" people I know. Haven't checked it in at least fifteen years. I have a couple hundred messages and shit that I've never looked at.
 

Anonymous Elvis 5

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Maybe one of you guys in Merica can friend request her...

I dont have fb
 
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