Originally Posted by Detectorist
There was something bothering me today and I finally realized that a lot of our grief is caused by not having the opportunity to say goodby.
I had ample time to say goodby to my dad before he passed.
However, Okie's sudden passing didn't leave us any time to say our goodbys... which makes it more painful.
Poof and he was gone
It's impressive how many good things people here have said about him though.
Not too many people in the world like that.
I'm certainly not in his class.
Sent from a Deere 544G or a Cat D3B or a Case 580SK or a Komatsu PC28 or PC220LC, or down in a hole with a worn down shovel, or sky high from sniffin PVC glue or the cat box.