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    Eric's Last Wishes

    Anybody read/watch this article + video series from the DM Register? Wow... what a fantastic story. The outlook and focus this young man had in life was tremendous, and his family's path after tragedy is a must read.

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    Re: Eric's Last Wishes

    Yea, he was a friend of mine and he was a great guy(goes without saying if you read/watch the story). If you can make it through that with a dry eye you're tougher than me.



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    Re: Eric's Last Wishes

    The author is a wonderful guy, too. He's been excited to get this story out there for a while, especially the last couple of weeks.
    I'm really glad to have read this.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




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    Re: Eric's Last Wishes

    Yeah, it was posted the other day. Pretty powerful.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...st-wishes.html



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    Re: Eric's Last Wishes

    It's the best piece I've seen in the Des Moines Register in a very long time.



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    Re: Eric's Last Wishes

    Quote Originally Posted by clonetil01 View Post
    Yea, he was a friend of mine and he was a great guy(goes without saying if you read/watch the story). If you can make it through that with a dry eye you're tougher than me.
    No dry eyes here. My coworkers looked at me a little funny as I teared up yesterday.

    Sorry for the repost. I searched for "eric" and didn't see it.



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