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    Woman Killed by Lightning Just Before Proposal

    A young Tennessee woman was struck and killed by lightning on one of her favorite North Carolina mountain trails only moments before her boyfriend was about to propose to her, the Asheville Citizen-Times reports.
    Tenn. woman killed by lightning as boyfriend prepares to propose | clarionledger.com | The Clarion-Ledger

    Wow, that sucks! The last quotes in the article from the fiance are tough.
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    "It wouldn't take much for me to up and run...
    to another life somewhere in the sun."
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    bad day...
    Job security...

    Ecclesiastes 8:11 Because sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the sons of men is fully set in them to do evil.

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    Does this mean someone upstairs dislikes hippies?

    Seriously, this is unusually tragic. I can't imagine losing a loved one right in front of me from an act of God.
    Idiot

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    Yep thats pretty damn sad
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    I guess the man up stairs objected
    'Political Correctness is a doctrine fostered by a
    delusional, illogical liberal minority, and rabidly
    promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which
    holds forth the proposition that it is entirely
    possible to pick up a turd by the clean end!'

    A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity. Sigmund Freud

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    Did you read the comments? LMAO!

    "I should have gone hiking before I proposed to my first wife..."
    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

    If I lived every day like it was my last, the body count would be staggering.

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    I was going to make a joke about this, but after reading those last lines of the article from the Fiance there's no way I can do it now...
    Calm Like A Bomb...

    A pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. An optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
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    Yeah, for once I don't have a smartassed remark. That's sad.
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