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Thread: Tragedy strikes Rochette

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    Joanie Rochette's Mom Dies =(

    I just saw this on Twitter:

    fsonline RT @WhitesideUSAT: Tragic news: Joannie Rochette's mother dies suddenly of heart attack, according to CBC. #skating

    How sad for her. :(

    Official link: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/figureska...e.html?ref=rss (thanks Nadine)
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    Tragedy strikes Rochette; Mom has passed away

    http://www.ctvolympics.ca/figure-ska...sid=48407.html

    OMG! Poor Joannie . . . I am speechless!
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    OMG, this is horrible, my heart & prayers & condolences go out to Joannie & her family. Do you have a link?

    This reminds me of Angela Nikodinov's mother dying while they were together at Nationals preparing for Angela's skate.

    I knew this Olympics would be bad, had a feeling, first the luge competitor, now Joannie's mom. Canada is cursed.

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    This is so sudden and sad

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    That is SO sad...my condolences to Joannie. What a rough year it's been for her, just as she's rising in her skating career...

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    How terrible for Joannie, my favorite lady for gold. How will this influence her life and skating? Dear thoughts to Joannie

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    I am shaking and my heart is beating so fast . . . oh my God, I cannot believe this is happening!

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    That's so terrible and sad. I don't know how she's going to even be able to focus, but maybe she can use this to celebrate her mother's life. Sorry for her mom's death though.

    We shall see.

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    I got worried when i saw the title of the thread, now this is the worse thing for her. Iam so sorry for her.

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    Ahh! Poor Joannie! I feel so bad for her!

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    I just ran down to the computer to post when I heard. Poor Joannie. She's worked so hard for this & to lose her mom so suddenly and at such a young age......My heart just breaks for her.

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    Terrible news for Joannie. Among the top Canadian skaters, she seems to be the most down-to-earth.

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    Poor Joannie. Her world must be upside down. How will she ever find the strength to concentrate and do what she's worked so hard for so many years to do. I just feel sick for her.

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    This is so sad. She is brave to try to continue. I wish her all the best in whatever she decides to do in the end.

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