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Gloria H.

"Caring and compassion for the helpless, particularly animals in distress"

Bristol, SW, United Kingdom
female, age 118
Speaks: I also speak cat language!, English and elementary French
Joined Jan 5, 2015
What I Want to Do: Rid the world of cruelty
Activities: Not a lot nowadays

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Sadly my dear husband Jack lost his long, brave fight for life and I am left totally numb and bereft.  The days ahead look bleak indeed and I cannot imagine how I will be able to face life without him but I know I must.  I hope to be back in contact with all my Care2Care friends soon.  Thank you all for your invaluable support.  Gloria

I am gradually getting back on track and coping far better than I would have thought possible but there is still a gaping hole in my heart and my home, which my dear little rescue cat, Mitzi, is doing her best to fill.

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Joined Jan 5, 2015 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Meeting Friends, Support a Cause 
Group Host of none yet
Groups '' GARDEN OF FRIENDSHIP '', A place for bookworms, Cat Lovers
Hometown Backwell near Bristol UK 
Birthday Jan 06, 1900  
Languages I also speak cat language!, English and elementary French  
About Me Friendly and approachable though do not suffer fools gladly!
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Pets Mitzi - rescue cat  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Conservative
Religions definitely NOT happy-clappy!, Christian - C of E - traditional  
Eating Habits NEVER EAT MEAT - but pescetarian  
Wild Fact About Me I take life as it comes.
My Philosophy Treat people and animals in the way you would wish to be treated yourself!
What Gives Me Hope People who demonstrate kindness such as those involved with C2C
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by I would be a menace!
What/who changed my life and why My dear husband,and soulmate, Jack. Sadly he died a cruel tortured and painful death on 9th June 2015 following two months of fighting the devastating autoimmune disease of vasculitis. I dread the bleak-looking future without him by my side. He was simply the best.
What Bugs Me Cruelty of any kind  
Passions Animals  
Inspirations My Dad and my Husband  
What Scares Me Violent people, Losing the ones I love  
Role Models My Dad and my Husband. Wish they were he  
Quotation You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.
Do as you would be done by!
Love what you have, because you never know when you will lose it.
Interests Books, Good music, Dartmoor, Almost anything!  
Books Sharon Naas, Ken Follett, Jeffrey Archer, Ruth Rendel, Almost anything worth reading  
Music Classical and "Golden Oldies"  
Movies The Sound of Music, Goodnight Mr Tom  
TV Shows Mrs Brown's Boys  
Favorite Foods Prawn Curry, Fish Pie  
Favorite Places Dartmoor, My home here in Backwell  
Can't Live Without Animals  
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Mariateresa C.

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    Jul 20, 2017 3:43 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    A year has Passed since we lost our lovely friend Gloria, 

    RIP Gloria & Jack re-united in Death, sleep well friends, 
    love hugs Wendy k & Kelly catsxxxxxxxxx
    All your friends remember you, in the "Garden" & Cat Lovers xxxxxx


    Sep 23, 2016 4:21 PM

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    Sep 2, 2016 8:19 AM

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    Jul 30, 2016 5:07 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    We were all with you, Gloria, on your final journey, 

    now reunited with your Jack,  rest now forever in Jack's arms,  miss you always -
    wendy k & kelly cats xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 

    Jul 28, 2016 9:23 PM

    Kathy G. (38)

    Jul 24, 2016 1:15 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    Posting for Sandrea--

    Sandrea S.

    I am so shocked to hear the very sad news R.I.P. Gloria reunited with Jack 

    Jul 24, 2016 12:33 PM

    wendy k. (221)

     I am sharing the link of "The Bristol Post" newspaper,  the link takes you to the  page, where you will see the announcement of  Gloria's  death. 

     If you wish to-light a candle there click "view" & - join in the usual way , email and password.    *you can unscribe easily afterwards *

    Jul 22, 2016 5:20 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    two roses make this rose, Gloria's rose & Jo's rose , Rest in Peace our beautiful friends xxxxx


    Jul 22, 2016 5:10 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    From Sheila .G

    Rest in Peace dear Gloria, reunited with your beloved husband Jack, we shall all miss you

    Jul 20, 2016 1:47 AM

    Kathy G. (38)
    This message is from Millie:

    I am in shock. Gloria, my heart is broken, my dear sweet friend. The tears came immediately after I read Wendy's post letting us know. I just cannot believe it. Although, I know how very much Gloria missed her beloved Jack. It makes me smile to know they are now reunited. Also, glad to know Mitzi will be cared for, but I know she'll miss her mummy Gloria and the HWBs Gloria prepared every night for the 2 of them. I'm so glad I met you, Gloria, but I am going to really miss you and miss seeing you play the games, especially the 7-letter scrabble game you loved playing so much and were very good at. Rest in peace, lovely lady. xoxo

    Jul 19, 2016 7:25 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    Sleep well my sweet friend, united again in your Jack's arms,  I am so glad to have known you, and proud to have called you my friend  love hugs x wendy k x & kelly cats xxxxxxx  Mitzi cat  is comforted by your friends rest assured xxxx

    Jul 19, 2016 7:02 PM

    Colleen V. (165)

    I'm at ease knowing she is in the loving arms of her husband Jack in Heaven and that Mitzi is in good hands. You were an angel here on earth.

    I will really miss you Gloria.

    Jul 19, 2016 5:39 PM

    Sally A. (66)
    R.I.P Gloria, you will be missed.

    Jul 19, 2016 5:37 PM

    Kathy G. (38)

    Jul 19, 2016 5:34 PM

    Kathy G. (38)
    For my beautiful friend. You will always be in my thoughts and in my heart. Rest in Peace with your loving Jack, dear Gloria. You were, and still are, much loved by all here, and you will be greatly missed. You will forever be in my heart. Kathy


    Jul 19, 2016 5:34 PM

    Sally A. (66)

    Jun 9, 2016 11:34 PM

    Kathy G. (38)
    Always in my thoughts. Have a great Friday and a wonderful weekend  my friend. Always here for you. hugs, xxxxxxxooooooo

    Jun 8, 2016 4:50 PM

    wendy k. (221)

    Thinking of you today my good friend, and know I am here for you xxxxxxxxxx

    sending love hugs x wendy k x & kelly cats  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

    Jun 8, 2016 3:01 AM

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