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jmm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-08-06 11:59 AM
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22. On the first of the month a friend of mine
had a seizure in her bank parking lot while leaving with the money to pay her rent. When she came to nobody had helped her...well...except for the person or people that helped themselves to her wallet. This was in broad day light close to numerous businesses in a busy intersection. Somebody had to have seen something.

It would be nice to think someone who sees a stranger in crisis on the side walk or in a parking lot would help but too damn often they don't.
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  -Nurse commits suicide at hospital after crisis center is too busy for her. NNadir  Jul-07-06 07:39 PM   #0 
  - That is beyond tragic. My sympathies to her family and friends.  Midlodemocrat   Jul-07-06 07:40 PM   #1 
  - Damn  everythingsxen   Jul-07-06 07:40 PM   #2 
  - How awful  u4ic   Jul-07-06 07:42 PM   #3 
  - That is awful.  bigwillq   Jul-07-06 07:46 PM   #4 
  - Sad for anyone to get to that point and not be able to get help.  Radio_Lady   Jul-07-06 07:50 PM   #5 
     - This reminds me of a tale of from my own life, a long time ago.  NNadir   Jul-07-06 08:03 PM   #6 
        - It shakes me to the core...  YellowRubberDuckie   Jul-07-06 08:08 PM   #8 
           - for many people depression is NOT a 'temporary problem'  Skittles   Jul-07-06 08:43 PM   #9 
              - Good point.  NNadir   Jul-07-06 08:48 PM   #10 
              - yes  Skittles   Jul-07-06 10:01 PM   #12 
                 - Thanks for your sober perspective.  NNadir   Jul-07-06 10:10 PM   #13 
              - I didn't see that she had depression....  YellowRubberDuckie   Jul-08-06 08:48 AM   #14 
              - you are wrong about that  Skittles   Jul-08-06 04:51 PM   #26 
              - and for others, there's knowledge that treatment could just stop working  ncrainbowgrrl   Jul-08-06 11:00 AM   #18 
              - very often the treatment does stop working  Skittles   Jul-08-06 04:53 PM   #28 
              - Skittles...you are so right  ikojo   Jul-08-06 11:12 AM   #19 
              - I am very sorry for your loss.  NNadir   Jul-08-06 11:56 AM   #21 
              - so sorry, ikojo  Skittles   Jul-08-06 04:53 PM   #27 
                 - I agree Skittles...and I am sorry for your loss  ikojo   Jul-09-06 05:24 PM   #33 
              - Fully agree  hyphenate   Jul-09-06 09:18 PM   #42 
                 - yes, keep that contact going  Skittles   Jul-10-06 02:26 AM   #53 
  - Why I quit nursing.  maveric   Jul-07-06 08:07 PM   #7 
  - Same with teaching....  ikojo   Jul-09-06 05:26 PM   #34 
     - I gave it up after three years  TrogL   Jul-09-06 10:18 PM   #48 
  - That's just terrible.  AirmensMom   Jul-07-06 08:52 PM   #11 
  - It sure as heck does not get any worse than that.......  CaliforniaPeggy   Jul-08-06 09:45 AM   #15 
  - You've got that right Peggy!  KC2   Jul-08-06 03:06 PM   #25 
  - just the other night (tuesday iirc)  wildhorses   Jul-08-06 09:52 AM   #16 
  - Hmmm. It Sounds Fishy To Me...  arwalden   Jul-08-06 10:43 AM   #17 
  - I certainly don't know the details. However the story is nonetheless  NNadir   Jul-08-06 11:54 AM   #20 
  - It's Still Anecdotal ...  arwalden   Jul-08-06 12:23 PM   #23 
     - Look, let's consider that you know nothing at all about this case.  NNadir   Jul-08-06 03:03 PM   #24 
     - Let's also consider that you don't know much about this case either...  arwalden   Jul-08-06 05:34 PM   #29 
        - I can confirm this....  CanuckAmok   Jul-08-06 08:00 PM   #30 
        - Oh You... I Find Your Statement Rather Callous.  arwalden   Jul-08-06 09:10 PM   #31 
           - Seriously...  CanuckAmok   Jul-08-06 11:48 PM   #32 
              - I Wonder If ANYONE Found A Link To This Story Yet...  arwalden   Jul-09-06 06:14 PM   #37 
                 - I'll let you know.  HypnoToad   Jul-09-06 08:25 PM   #38 
                    - Certainly! If Such A Thing Exists, I'll Respond...  arwalden   Jul-10-06 07:52 AM   #54 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-09-06 09:34 PM   #45 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-09-06 09:52 PM   #46 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-09-06 11:42 PM   #51 
     - Across and down ...  RoyGBiv   Jul-10-06 02:14 AM   #52 
  - I must agree. Yet I cannot.  HypnoToad   Jul-09-06 05:31 PM   #36 
  - Is That A Fair Or Accurate Comparison?  arwalden   Jul-09-06 08:53 PM   #39 
     - Self-inflicted?  HypnoToad   Jul-09-06 08:57 PM   #40 
        - Dude  GirlinContempt   Jul-09-06 09:09 PM   #41 
           - I re-read our exchange and you and he are right...  HypnoToad   Jul-09-06 09:19 PM   #43 
           - Yes... You Are Correct. -- Thank You.  arwalden   Jul-09-06 09:29 PM   #44 
           - let alone someone bleeding on the sidewalk  northzax   Jul-09-06 10:16 PM   #47 
  - MrG just said the same thing.  MrsGrumpy   Jul-09-06 10:22 PM   #50 
  - On the first of the month a friend of mine  jmm   Jul-08-06 11:59 AM   #22 
  - How can a crisis center turn away anyone who is in need of help?  Joan_Alpern   Jul-09-06 05:30 PM   #35 
  - so which hospital is this?  northzax   Jul-09-06 10:19 PM   #49 
     - Nobody Knows...  arwalden   Jul-10-06 05:45 PM   #55 
 

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