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Wishing Everybody A Good Christmas!

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Comment by Elizabeth Dormer on December 22, 2016 at 15:52

Happy Christmas Jack, hope you have a good one  and I'd like to wish you a peaceful new year x

Comment by Úna Walsh on December 24, 2016 at 16:41

And a Happy Christmas to you and yours. May the New Year bring you everything you wish for.

Comment by Elizabeth Nicholas on December 25, 2016 at 16:49

just to wish all of us survivors a very happy Christmas and a healthy 2017 hope next year will be a better one than this one.  caranua might even be kinder to us (pigs might fly) but one lives in hopes. Good luck to anyone who has to deal with that motley crew.

Comment by Rob Northall on December 25, 2016 at 18:26

Going to share some Christmas Magic

Hope it raises Your Spirits?

Comment by Rob Northall on December 26, 2016 at 17:04

Hope you Enjoy the Garden? The Neighbours do ;-)

Comment by pauline jackson on December 26, 2016 at 18:20

lovely. happy end of the year to all. Lets hope for homes for all next xmas. A very happy new year to all of us.

Comment by Rob Northall on December 27, 2016 at 17:00

Comment by jack colleton on December 28, 2016 at 23:51

The Neighbours Would!  Magic!  :)

Comment by Kevin Devlin on December 29, 2016 at 18:27

As the year slowly draws to a close, we all have our memories of our different goals and personal battles, and victories won.  What we have in common is that we are survivors or friends and or family members of a survivor. It is hard to forgive what others did to us when we were not in a position to object, or even comment, and we each have to sort out in our minds if forgiveness is ever appropriate.

This year through this website, I personally linked up with Jack, somebody I remember as being in the same institution.  We have shared many hours going over our different memories and I am grateful to him, and this website for the time he and I have shared together.  Those hours have enabled me 'to move up a gear' as it were in thinking about forgiveness and while it is a long way off, I would hope to be able to get into a position that with decent compensation gained one way or another; as an individual, or collectively with others, and with a meaningful apology, I might find what it takes to forgive those who have done despicable things to me.  For me, this is important, even though I know it is hoping for the impossible.  Forgiveness is not for everybody, but it is one way I hope that will enable me to move on.  

In wishing everybody a happy New Year for 2017, I should like to say thank you to those who keep this website operational. You are providing a valuable service, a service that helps individuals become part of something bigger and more powerful that we can ever be as individuals.


Comment by robert on December 29, 2016 at 19:44

Happy New Year to you Kevin jack and rob and ALL fellow survivors Family members and friends and our supporters too stay safe stay well and healthy and warm love Robert

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