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11/6/12 9:26 A

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Shannon was a sweet lady. I was blessed to call her my friend. I think of her often. I don't think there is a day that goes by that I don't think of her in some way.
Her birth date is coming up: November 24th. Her last birthday she came to see me and we visitied til the wee hours of the morning. Then just after Christmas she was gone.
Thank you all for giving her memory such a great place of honor in your hearts and here on the team.
If you would like to see her page here is the link:
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I don't know how much longer SP will leave her page up. She has been gone two years, so I'm not sure how they handle a situation like this.

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11/5/12 11:47 P

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I didn't really know Shannon, but I am so sad to hear of her passing :( What an amazing lady and an amazing attitude!!

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11/5/12 7:37 P

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Missing and thinking about our wonderful Sexy Strapless Strawberry...Today I reread the beautiful things said by her Done Family . There were falling tears fond, memories and many giggles..She touched so many of us in so many ways. Her courage is with me daily. I am grateful to of called her friend...

"What would it be like if you lived each day, each breath, as a work of art in progress? Imagine that you are a masterpiece un folding, every second of every day, a work of art taking form with every breath. " Thomas Crum


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2/12/11 12:37 P

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So sad to hear of her passing. I have just returned to SP today. But she would be in my corner saying put your big girl panties on, you can do this. She was always there to send support as I lost my lost 54 lbs and her spirit will be with me on this journey.

Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as well dance. Remember Dance like no one is watching!!

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2/11/11 9:42 A

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She was one of my first friends and always the first to respond to my blogs and post of my sparkpage when things got tough. She is the true definition of a DONE girl!

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2/11/11 3:21 A

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I miss you today Shannon!

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2/6/11 5:17 P

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Shannon (TANSHAN1) also was my first friend on Sparkpeople. She was truly an amazing person who inspired and continues to do so. I miss her.

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1/24/11 10:22 P

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One amazing woman who inspired people around the world. She was my very first spark friend and always lifted my spirits! She answered all my spark questions within a day or two and was always ready for a cocktail! Love that girl and am blessed to have been her cyber pal.

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1/24/11 4:56 P

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I have been scarce on the team and on spark in general as I had to refocus some energies at home and on the job.

But it was Shannon's passing that inspired me to reconnect here. I loved that woman! She was always so positive!!

Sorry I cannot pick one thing.... but "living like i'm living, not living like i'm dying" always inspired me!!

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1/24/11 1:44 P

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I am just catching up on the Done Girls news and I am so sad to learn about Shannons passing. She was always so postivie and inpiring. I too loved when she told me to put on my Done Girls panties!!!! What a great woman! I never met her but feel like she knew me. RIP sweet sweet spunky funky Shannon!

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1/22/11 7:44 A

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I like put on you done girl panties!

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1/21/11 12:25 P

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I came here too late to know her, but I feel as if I know her from all the beautiful tributes I've read. What a great, positive influence she was! She is influencing me through your memories of her. I'm going to add "Put on your DONE GIRL panties and deal with it!" to my signature!


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1/18/11 9:10 P

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I was gone for about a month or so due to my laptop dying and when i came back last week and saw that she had died I cryied a little and then though about Shannon and realized that she would not me to cry for her but to go out there and live my life so that is what i am doing. She was amazing, i remeber she was one of the first people to welcome me to done girls and when my other page got deleted by mistake she was the first one to welcome me back again. She asked me what happened and i told her my boyfriend at the time accidently deleted it she said some like ig it mess with your spark page again i am going to get him. She always has a kind word and always encourged me to be done. she will be missed.

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1/14/11 2:20 A

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I knew Shannon for almost 3 years because of SparkPeople. Actually, that's how long I've been here. She was one of my first supporters when I started writing blogs. My first weigh-in, she encouraged me. My first major fitness success (walking 2 miles around my building), she told me I was awesome! Plus...

She was FIERCE:
And feisty. When I was assaulted verbally by 3 teenage boys, feeling vulnerable walking into the grocery store wearing my gym clothes (after a workout), and blogged in March 2008, she said:
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"Want me to come to kick their skinny, droopy jeans a** for ya? Just say the word & I'm there!! You are a Done Girl and you are DONE with letting sh*t like that affect you.Love yourself and tell little jerks like that to kiss your voluptuous butt!!"

Oh boy!!
Shannon was SILLY:
I wrote about how I love to drink water that same month, almost 3 years ago. And she said:
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"Smack,smack...thirsty...ahhh water!
The blog really did make me thirsty...of course Mom used to put me to bed with the record of Jonah and the whale...when the whale yawned..I did too..I'm still very susceptible... "

She started commenting on every one of my blogs.. Even a "WOOHOO" - always something.

She was UNDERSTANDING: When a co-worker gave me some compliments, but also some insensitive insults, she said:
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"You know...some people don't have a clue that they are being ugly mouthed..My best friends parents yell at each other to communicate...it took my best friend MANY years to understand that that wasn't "Normal" and that it was offensive to people...

You are doing Marvelous and looking not only wonderful but much happier too...Great Job!!! "

When I lost family members, she comforted me. When I announced a success, she encouraged me! Once I became a Done Girl Leader, I got to interact with her on a business-y, but also more intimate level. I am lucky enough to feel like I truly know her, how she thought, and how wonderful she is.

TANSHAN1 is one of the tiny droplets of water that make up a RAINBOW of SparkLove that helped me lose 100+ pounds. But without her, the chain would've been broken, and different. I know I would have felt the loss, even if I didn't know what it was.

I am thankful to know her, love her, and to have tried to support her back. I'm proud that she is my friend. And I will hold a big piece of her spirit in my heart forevermore.

I am changed because of TANSHAN1. I am better. I am stronger. And I am grateful.

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1/11/11 11:55 A

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It was the little things she did or said that made the most difference. I can't even tell you how many of these little things impacted my life. She is missed!



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1/8/11 11:37 P

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I have been gone from SP for over a year (I had to create a new page), so I had no idea. I am so saddened by her passing, but glad she is no longer in pain and suffering. She was quite a woman. She is the first person I thought of when I was thinking of returning to SP.

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1/8/11 1:39 P

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It is wonderful to hear so many wonderful things about her. What a wonderful legacy!

I wish I had enjoyed and basked in her warmth & wit!

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1/6/11 8:06 P

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Oh no! I fell off the "wagon" so to speak for the last month or so and I didn't know she had passed on. :(

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1/6/11 4:18 P

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I had been away from SP for a bit and when I came back the other day, I found out she had passed away.. I find it ironic as she's pretty much the reason I came back. When I got hurt and was starting to slip.. she had told me to put my done girl panties on.. well.. I got them out of the wash and put them back on. She always made me laugh with her little factoids like: Women are Angels...And when someone breaks our wings...We simply continue to fly....on a broomstick...We are flexible like that... She could always make me laugh. Her joie de vivre was so strong.. I felt it here. Tu me manques Tanshan1.

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1/6/11 9:12 A

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Shannon was a TRUE person: what you saw (or she wrote) was the REAL deal. She was one of the first to welcome a new member or be the one to give you the needed "kick" in the pants (to give it your all). I will miss her witty comments and positive outlook on life; I feel honored to have known her.

BTW, I too loved seeing her listed as MOD last week...she SO deserved it!



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1/5/11 10:24 A

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She made me feel so welcome and her positive humor was contagious. I always giggled a bit when I saw her "sexy strapless strawberry" line.

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1/4/11 4:22 P

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I got married back in July. Shannon left me a goodie on my Spark page. I thought that was so cool because this is obviously such a huge team, I was really touched that she reached out to me.

And the spark goodie? It was a GPS.

I was very confused about that until I read her comment:

"May your marriage be guided by love and laughter"

So not only did she take time to leave me a goodie, I have the idea that she knew what she wanted to say to me and searched through all the goodies until she found the exact right one.

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1/3/11 9:57 P

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I knew Shannon for a long time, not as long as Meraina, or even Wolfkitty, but she was a wonderful friend, and I am glad I was hers. She would call me during the oddest hours of the morning or night, and tell me funny stories of her latest date, work,etc, and was never down. I could always be myself with her, and there are not many people that let you do that. She never kicked me in the pants, because she said "you know what you have to do". Her humor, wit, and silly giggle always got me laughing.

as Meraina said:
Shannon philosphy was:
""put on your Done Girl Panties and deal with it! Be a true Done Girl. Not a Done Girl Again or Re-Done. Just be a Done Girl that is finishing what she started. A true Done Girl never hardly ever whines."

I'm glad she is no longer suffering and is at peace. She fought so hard. She will be missed. VERY MUCH.

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1/3/11 9:18 P

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I didn't know her...but am sad for all of her friends and family. She did leave me a comment on my page and welcoming me to the Done being fat girl group. That was sweet of her... God rest her soul

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She introduced herself to me as "THE Sexxy Strapless Strawberry"
and she totally was lol.
She was what made me a done girl.

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1/3/11 11:20 A

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I have been gone for far too long. I missed so much. I am so sorry I didn't even know she was battling cancer. She was a great woman and I am truly blessed to have known her while she was a great member here. She will be greatly missed.

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I just wanted to jump in on this thread as well, to say how moved I am. I can't say I knew her well..but seeing how one person had such a huge impact on a group of us is inspiring. We're all here for each other. emoticon It makes me want to reach out to all of you, and offer an encouraging word. You never know how you may touch someone.

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1/3/11 8:47 A

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It is so sad to hear that such an amazing person has left us. She touched many people and had a great impact here on Spark as I'm sure she had to have done in her day to day life as well. From the moment I first visited her page I was so awestruck by her optimism and positive attitude. We all have to remind ourselves on a daily basis to live like we are living. She did an amazing job with this despite knowing that she was fighting terminal cancer. Most of us have much smaller challenges but still don't truly live on a daily basis. In her honour I will enjoy the little things every day and I will do my best to truly live this life of mine. Rest In Peace Shannon and thank you for being such an awesome Done Girl example.

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1/2/11 2:46 P

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Woffkitty thank you for starting this thread you are always so thoughtful. Cool that spark people honored her in that way huh...

Back in the early Done Girl days Shan was one of the first to welcome me to the done girls. Her quick wit and sense of humor cracked me up. Her posts were always positive and full of humor. She believed in leading by example. It motivated her to motivate others. She said she couldn't help others if she didn't care enough to help herself.

I loved her little factoid closings she would end her posts with..LOL Here is an example of her funnies.

Eagles may soar, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines.

Life isn't like a box of chocolates. It's more like a jar of jalapeņos. What you do today, might burn your butt tomorrow.

Light travels faster than sound. That's why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.

Change is inevitable, except from vending machines.ROFLMAO

Shan was always there if ya needed a quick kick in the hinnie. She didn't mince words, she would tell ya like she saw it..."Put on your Donegirl panties and be DONE."

I will always remember her with a giggle, that's what she would of wanted.

I love her so much and she taught me so much..Living well is a skill...Much of that skill is learning to adapt. I have a choice in how I look at the world.
She was always talking about how blessed she was and truly believed it!!!! It was all about attitude with her. Don't sweat the small stuff...appreciate every moment...Come rain come shine...There is beauty in each moment it is up to us to find it. She once said...

"The tears happen: Endure, grieve, and move on. The only person who is with us our entire life, is ourselves. LIVE while you are alive."

I hold a special big place for her in my heart. I am so grateful she loved me and called me her friend!!!

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Edited by: KIMPAINTS at: 1/2/2011 (14:49)
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Aww, really? She was?! Wow.

Get to it! "The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience..."-Eleanor Roosevelt
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Spark People never ceases to amaze me.... not ever. I am too honored to be involved in this amazing community....

Today, Shannon was shown on all Spark mailing as the MOD (Motivator of the day). How amazing is that!? I dont know who is in control of that... but... I love them. Officially. Spark People could have my life savings for the goodness it has done for my heart, my health, and my life.

I LOVE YOU, SPARK PEOPLE!! And I love you all, DONE Sisters...
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It makes us all realize how vital our health really is...we do need to cherish it, improve it and be grateful for it. God Bless Shannon and her family!

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I just want to say that I didn't have the pleasure of meeting Shannon but I would have to say that she motivated me. Shannon & her family has been on my mind for the past couple of days. Now when I work out I give it 110% & she is in my thoughts when I work out. It's like I'm doing it for her. I guess I've been trying really hard so when she looks down to check on us Done Girls she won't be disappointed seeing that I'm not trying too hard. I hope everyone that reads this understands what I am saying.

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Shannon lived every moment of her earthly life...right up to the moment she no longer could. The trivia she expounded upon made me say, "huh, what?" Her Dad and I had a tearful conversation last week. He and the family were praying for her peace as we all were. She was the 'go to girl' and she always helped us out whether it was to laugh or to kick our butt. So sorry her time with us was so short.

Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming, WOW! What a ride!



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Shannon was one of the first to welcome me to the DONE girls. I followed her blogs and visited her page often. She will be greatly missed.

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I'm so sorry for the loss of your good friend Shannon. I can tell by the posts that she was a very special lady. Thankfully, she's no longer in pain and is doing that happy dance all over heaven!

If someone like Shannon can inspire and encourage so many, I have a feeling that her spirit will remain with us all and help us to achieve our goals of being DONE GIRLS!! I'm in!!

I'll send cards to her family; I know how much the acknowledgement of our loved ones passing means.

I'm looking forward to getting to know you all. Again, I'm really sorry about the passing of your dear friend, a spirit and soul who will be missed by so many.
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Unfortunately I never had a chance to meet Shannon, so I can't share in the memories, but seeing how deeply she touched the lives of everyone here is very moving.

God bless her and her family.

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12/30/10 12:46 P

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I posted this on her page as well...

There are over 13,000 Done Girls...and in the midst of family 'stuff', all her doctor appts, etc...Shannon still found time to stop by my page with some of her special 'Done Love' back in September...I am not the most active member on the team and yet there she was spreading sunshine and fairy dust...now Shannon is part of an even bigger team and I have a feeling she will be sharing her brand of sweet love but this time she will be pain free...Thank God...Peace&Hugs my Lettuce Leaf...we love you...Beany

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She was the first person to welcome me to the team - very sweet, encouraging, upbeat and full of joy. She will be immensely missed...may she rest in peace...

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Hi ladies,

I just wanted to jump in & add my 2 cents. I didn't know Shannon or have a lot of interaction with her but she was one of the many DONE girls who welcomed me to the team upon first joining. That reception alone was one of the things I knew that would make me love this group of women!

I was really emotional earlier today about hearing about her passing and posted in a blog about how when I went to her page (probably in the past month or two), saw how she was living with cancer & still encouraging and supporting others and was blown away by her positive attitude.

It doesn't feel like we have much to complain about when someone dealing with a terminal disease can have such a sunny outlook, does it?

I know she touched many here on SP and will be greatly missed. And I can sincerely say that she will come to mind on my tough days and I hope to help carry on her DONE girl attitude.

Give an extra hug to those you care about tonight. Lots of love to you all.

Edited by: DREAMERJESS at: 12/30/2010 (06:48)
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She was the first DONEY I met! SHe was a lovely person!

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Oh my... how terrible. Shannon was always an inspirational part of this team, always giving good advice. What a shame. R.I.P. Shannon!

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i've only been on this team for a short while and have never interacted with shannon..
i've been smiling as i've been reading these memories/tributes to what was (obviously) a loved woman..
i've been telling myself to "Put on my big girl panties" over a few issues that've entered my life recently..i'm gonna change that to "Put on my DONE girl panties"..
this will become my memory of shannon..

May She rest in Peace.

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I never had very much interaction with Shannon, TANSHAN1 after I joined the DONE team because her health was already preventing her from being active but one thing I do remember was how she tried SO hard to welcome and encourage ALL of her Done girls. She wanted to see all of us succeed and wanted the best for all of us.

I will always remember her positive attitude and encouraging spirit. May she rest in peace and I pray that her attitude and spirit continue to live in all of us. Let's continue to get it DONE, Done girls! Shannon would want us to keep on keepin' on!

Love to you all. And love to Shannon and her family!

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She said in an email to me, less than a month ago:
"I have been totally awol lately. My apologies...some heath issues knocked me on my butt and I didn't EVEN feel like opening up a computer. I am okasyish for today..."

She is so calm and accepting .... "some" health issues... and she apologizes for being away a bit! lol Crazy woman! So cute.

She always was smiling and encouraging and inspiring... she lived like she was LIVING, not dying. I love her for her bravery, laughter, and amazing soul. She is truly missed.

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She was always kind and funny when I had a problem or was feeling down, but it is good that she is not suffering. emoticon

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I have only been a DONE Girl for about 2 months. She welcomed me, laughed with and at me! Shannon made me want to be DONE and she made me want to LIVE today. I will miss her and will always be a DONE Girl with thoughts of Shannon inspiring me all the while.

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Do NOT be sad for Shannon. She only had to suffer the really bad stuff for a week. This is wonderful that she did not have to last on and on adn be a heavy burden for her family. Shannon would not have liked it one bit to have someone having to watch over her every minute of every day.

She made a bucket list when she found out she had the cancer and she did the things she wanted to.
Most of all she kept me smiling & laughing each time we talked on the phone or text or chatted.

She gave God praise for the time she spent on earth & never talked negative.

As I repeated before...
She would tell ya to, "put on your Done Girl Panties and deal with it! Be a true Done Girl. Not a Done Girl Again or Re-Done. Just be a Done Girl that is finishing what she started. A true Done Girl never hardly ever whines."

I think I can only remember once when SHE called herself out cause she posted a "whine" post on the "DYKT" thread. It was so funny & so like Shannon.

Shannon would want positive posts, happy posts, encouraging posts, inspirational posts...

I already miss her, want to pick up the phone & call her just to hear her voice mail message with her voice on there saying "tootles!"

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I always smiled with her "peace my lettuce leaf" comment. Such a happy phrase.

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This is so sad

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On Facebook her close friend "B" said: "Is at work... is ready for friday!"
October 13 at 9:21am via Text Message
o Shannon Buck: awww, grasshopper...do not wish your life away...live for the moment..it is Wednesday, it is the 13th of the month, It is a beautiful day here in the beautiful state of Arkansas, you have people who luv you and people you love, a job (I would like to be at work), and a pyscho ADHD dog...Life IS good!

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TANSHAN1 shared a lot of wisdom, laughs and love with her fellow Done Girls. What did you receive from her, in comment or message board or goodie note that you want to share with us? Let's collect some of our memories and how she touched us.

How...
Did you learn some new trivia on DYKT (what was it?)?
Did she influence how you thought about something?
Did she change your mind?
Did she touch your heart?
Did she make you laugh?

Tell us.

Here's a link to the details of her final days, in the Done Girl Announcements section called "TANSHAN1 Update" from MERAINA: www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_a
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Edited by: WOLFKITTY at: 12/29/2010 (12:48)
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