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10th family member in 2 years.

by BecomingLuke on November 9, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Pretty much the only way to really describe this one is that over the last like 2 years about 10 family members of mine have died, ranging from cancer to suicide to heart conditions to I don't even know what.


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