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Old Mar 31, 2009, 5:22 PM   #11
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You've got all the reason to be proud of your daughter. Maybe you should allow yourself to be proud of the guidance in life she has recieved from her parents?

Best wishes and hearty greetings to Madelyn, and her rightfully proud mother as well.

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Old Mar 31, 2009, 6:00 PM   #12
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That's a beautiful thing she's doing Glen!
and you have a beautiful daughter, both inside and out.

please tell her for me, when my daughter was about her age, see is ninteen now, i would say about the same length hair, she cried for 4 days straight to cut her hair short, when the wife and i finally gave in, an allowed it to happen , she cried for 4 days more, cause she missed the long hair

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Old Mar 31, 2009, 9:18 PM   #13
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What a beautiful gesture! And, even more so coming from such a young person. You must be doing something right as a parent to have such a wise daughter.

By the way, tell her she is very beautiful and will still be as beautiful with shorter hair. Like someone else said, inside and out.

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Old Apr 1, 2009, 1:18 AM   #14
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Knocked Obama right out of my head. Thanks.

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Old Apr 1, 2009, 11:00 AM   #15
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You must be very proud.

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Old Apr 1, 2009, 7:22 PM   #16
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I love to hear the good stories. You should be very proud. In today's world we just don't hear enough about the good things our young people do. Your daughter is sure starting life on the right track.

Thank you for sharing the story and Photos. Just fantastic.

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Old Apr 6, 2009, 5:23 PM   #17
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Thanks for the replies everyone!

I'm going to print these out and read them to Madelyn while she is getting her hair cut.

If she suddenly feels bad about losing the hair, I'm sure these comments will cheer her up.

Take care, yours truly,

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Old Apr 6, 2009, 8:59 PM   #18
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a very worthy donation.
i spent 17 months in the oncology room with my late wife.. you'll probably never know what this can mean to a child.. give her a hug for me..

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Old Apr 7, 2009, 4:43 PM   #19
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I live not to far from where you send your hair for children with cancer, I did mine last year anonymously. So I hope they got to use it. Tell her it grows back fast and she will remember this forever.

It does feel good to do that for someone you will never know.

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Old Apr 9, 2009, 12:38 AM   #20
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good on her
she is very inspirational and a credit to you
i hope you take plenty of great photos of her with short hair
and post them here so we can support her again
she can be proud of her gift

i would donate my hair too
but how many kids want short grey hair

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