The bravery of Lynda Bellingham

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  1. PP Bear

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    What a sad sad story to read and what a brave lady too.

    Here's hoping her last Christmas is the most perfect ever, for all the right reasons. A salute to an amazing lady.
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-29400261

    In one of her famous gravy adverts.

     
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    Yes I agree, very brave.
     
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    very moving story from a very brave woman
    bill
     
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    Absolutely. Makes you feel very lucky.
     
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    So sad , such a frightening decision to make .
     
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    Very brave, very sad to read the story earlier today, my OH has always had a crush on her. Hope her Christmas is all she hopes it to be and more.:cry:
     
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    Yes very sad to read and there comes a time when even the treatment is so invasive it helps to make the decision to stop a little easier.
     
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    And another thing, if you read some of the awful comments in the Mail on this story it makes you wonder whether some of these people have ever been ill in their lives or lost loved ones to this dreadful disease. The mind boggles at how moronic these posters are. :sick:
     
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    I haven't been there for a while and will take your word for it, but sadly I can imagine.
     
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    Nice one Bear, a brave lady indeed!
     
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    I've always liked her, the entertainment industry is losing a wonderful personality. Fame has never spoiled her, she's lovely. Its very sad.
     
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    A moving story, and a reminder to us all to enjoy all we can whilst we can.
     
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    RESPECT....That the very best word I can think of to describe how I feel about her decision. (y)(y)(y)
     
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    A tough but brave decision - it has given her control over her life again, which will in turn hopefully give her a sense of peace.
     
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    Duplicate post
     
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    Sorry Chris, but your not getting two 'likes'.......:)
     
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