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I looked at her and shook my head in sorrow, and she nodded in acknowledgment. My canada goose store elevator stopped well short of their floor, and that was the last I saw of them. The next morning, they were gone.At this point she had stopped eating and drinking, days were just passing by. I was laying on the floor sleeping beside her when I heard her say my name. At this point she wasn really speaking either but she asked if I wanted to have a beer with her.I poured a small glass for us both and we drank it together, toasted and laughed for a couple of minutes.

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