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RIP Sam "Trout" Barbetta

Discussion in 'Rest In Peace' started by Devilush, Feb 17, 2004.

  1. Devilush

    Devilush 12oz Legend

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    RIP Sam "Trout" Barbetta

    Discussion started by Devilush - Feb 17, 2004

    Our good friend Sam died on Friday the 13th of February.

    We've known Sam since the first time we've moved in together. when i speak of "we" it means me and my hubby. we lived in the same building as sam and sam was a bike messenger for 7 years. he was a really good friend of ours especially my hubbys. we've had our fair share of memories with this guy.

    sam and i liked eachother....we were good friends too. he didnt like me for a lil while but thats because he didnt understand some things about me. but we still maintained a friendship.

    my hubby threw a surprise bday party for me on year. sam was there and throughout the whole night, sam and i talked about the misunderstanding. and at the end of the night, he kissed my hand and bid me a goodnight. that was the last time i saw sam and i'm glad that i saw him that night to straighten things out.

    "July 27, 1977-February 13, 2004.

    Airborne trouper witht eh elite 82nd Airborne Division of Frot Bragg, NC. Sam was a San Francisco bicycle messenger for seven years, a gear headed and extreme sports enthusiast.

    Sam loved riding bicycles, motorcycles, skateboards, and playing roller hockey. He was thrilled and honered to be an air-born trooper and looked forward to his next jump. Constantly taking apart engines since a small child, he applied this trade while serving in the U.S. Army......

    ...Because of sam's full organ donations, three lives have been saved, others will be enhanced." -SF Chronicle Obituaries

    i will miss sam.


    FUCK BUSH. fuck him. this makes me so much more angrier towards how things turned out. we never knew that sam would be a part of this and look how it turned out to be.
     
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  2. DETO

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    DETO - Replied Feb 17, 2004

    i'm sorry DLush......















    R.I.P SAM
     
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  3. slave_one

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    slave_one - Replied Feb 17, 2004

    so sorry to read this.
    my thoughts and prayers go out to you and your hub. :(

    our daily selfish concerns become insignificant once someone you know sacrificed themselves for a cause that becomes distorted.
     
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  4. Devilush

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    Devilush - Replied Feb 17, 2004

    thanks for the kind words guys.

    its really rough right now esp. for the hubby. he just found out that he was killed in a roadside bombing in iraq.
     
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  5. CIPHER_one

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    CIPHER_one - Replied Feb 17, 2004

    sounds like he led a very honorable life, and at least he was doing something he loved when it ended.


    rip
     
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    DEE38 - Replied Feb 17, 2004

    ::big hugs dlush::

    i agree with cipher. rip sam.
     
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  7. geps

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    geps - Replied Mar 17, 2004

    RIP SAMSKI
     
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  8. Destruction by Definition

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    Destruction by Definition - Replied Mar 26, 2004

    rest in peace..keep your head up devilush!


    this is rediculous, bush needs to go!
     
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