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    So sorry to hear of your son's passing.

    Deepest condolences to you and your family, especially on the death of one so young.
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    Deepest condolences. We lost my brother Robin to a climbing fall when he was but a couple years older than Simon. The impact on Mom and Dad was very very hard. As with my brother, Simon lived a singularly worthy life. This is scant comfort in the moment but will become more meaningful with time. May Simon's compassion continue to flow through you.

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    My deepest sympathy to your family.
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    Condolences.

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    So sorry at your loss.
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    I can't imagine what you must be feeling. Remember to take care of yourself, and the others, who loved him.

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    Really sorry to hear of this, my condolences and thoughts to you.

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    Thank you all for your condolences.

    The last time I was at the WoodenBoat Show in Mystic I took Simon and my father. That was in 2007 when Simon was 9. The next day the three of us also went sailing.

    Whenever I would scold Simon for spending (what I considered) too much time playing video games, he would always retort, "Well at least I'm not spending as much time as you are on the WoodenBoat Forum!"

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    So sorry, Brian. Condolences from here in Maine.



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    My sympathy, too young, too young .
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    Best wishes to you and yours, Brian. Take care. An immense loss.
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    Brian:

    I am so terribly sorry to hear this news.

    Take care of yourself.

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    What a terrible waste. Brian, let me offer my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

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    words fail

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    Very sorry for your loss, Brian - far too young.
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    A terrible thing Brian, our sympathies to you and yours.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wizbang 13 View Post
    words fail
    They fail me...sad.
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    Man. Brian, I am so sorry for you all.

    I send all my love.

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    Brian, I am really sorry to hear this. Condolences to you and your family.
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    Brian,
    so sorry to hear this news. Please accept my sincere condolences.
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    I'm sorry that I just saw this. I am even sorrier for your loss and all that the last few weeks must have held.

    Thoughts and prayers from Florida.

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    I'd missed this until now, also. So sorry... there are no words for a tragedy such as this.
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    Default Re: Condolences ro Brian Palmer and family on their loss

    Terribly sorry.

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    Ah geez... so sorry for your families loss Brian.
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