Birgin Camp 2014

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Divreon
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Divreon » Sun Jun 29, 2014 10:54 pm

So, My sister died. That's bad.

She may have been murdered. That's worse.

She had a 7 Year old girl. Even Worse.

That 7 year old is being fought over by a responsible party, and a compulsive liar/gambler who wants the potential murderer more involved in the girls life. I can't even think it's so bad.

Given the above. I need to bail out. I have a burning man ticket, and a burner express ticket to sell, dont even know how that works...

Out of everything I'm dealing with, selling my ticket and giving up BM is the hardest. I might end up homeless and jobless(because my boss, is my landlord, is my father, who is funding the compulsive liar/gambler's legal case) but that's not the thing that's hitting home.

So as much as I need it right now, I'm out. I'm sorry everyone.

There's still a great group of Virgin Burners making a go of the event, and I wish them all my best. I'll see them in the dust eventually, but I won't be with them.
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Jovankat
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Jovankat » Sun Jun 29, 2014 11:47 pm

(((Divreon))), wow. I'm so sorry you're going through this! Best of luck with everything and we'll see you in the dust next year hopefully.

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Savannah
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Savannah » Mon Jun 30, 2014 12:22 am

Divreon, I'm so sorry. I can't imagine.

You'll probably be able to sell your ticket easily depending on the circumstances under which you purchased it.
https://ticketsupport.burningman.com/

The Burner Express ticket is apparently non-transferrable and non-refundable. (Were it me, I'd ask then anyway, figuring I had nothing to lose.)
http://burnerexpress.com/terms-and-conditions/
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Joeln
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Joeln » Mon Jun 30, 2014 6:34 am

Sorry to hear this Divreon. Hang in there and take care of yourself.
Hugs and best wishes!
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GreyCoyote
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by GreyCoyote » Mon Jun 30, 2014 7:27 am

Wow. Just... wow. I hate it when Life dumps on good folks like this. And major props to you, Divreon, for making a hard choice and doing what you think is right.

You'll be in our thoughts, and we shall have a toast in the Dust to you in absentia.
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by lucky420 » Mon Jun 30, 2014 7:44 am

Oh wow. I am so sorry for your loss. Please take care and hoping everything works out for you and your niece. :(
Oh my god, it's HUGE!

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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by trilobyte » Mon Jun 30, 2014 9:02 am

I am so, so sorry to hear of your loss. Good luck to you and your family in working through such a tragic situation.

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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by msj2u » Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:08 am

Just wow! I'm really sorry to hear about your sister and niece.

Please take care of you,


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theCryptofishist
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by theCryptofishist » Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:40 am

Divreon--
Fuck!!
I lost my sister suddenly almost 20 years ago. I still miss her. And that was just a car crash thing.
It sounds like you are in a messy situation, that's going to take a lot of going through.
fuckfuckfuckfuck
I wish I knew of a legal resource that could help. Or anything that could help.
If you need to talk, pm me. Or, just check in on the Fuck and Bar threads.
Be careful talking about the legal stuff on the board. I'm sure that goes without say, but a reminder never hurts.

And I have no words for the pain and horror you must be going through right now. If you're like me, expect 6 months of numbness/zombie time.
fuckcuckfuck...
(((((Divreon)))))
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by pink » Mon Jun 30, 2014 7:30 pm

Hugs to you Divreon. You and your niece are in My thoughts.
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Monkeystyle
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Monkeystyle » Thu Jul 03, 2014 6:18 pm

jesus man! I'm sorry to hear of your loss and the insanity surrounding it. I hope the best for you and we will see you in the dust when you can make it.

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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by kowtow » Fri Jul 04, 2014 1:35 pm

Take care man. I'm so sorry to hear about that. It's really hard to understand why things happen the way they do sometimes. You'll be back and we'll make sure to make up for it when you hit the dust for your first time!!!

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Maizie
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by Maizie » Fri Jul 04, 2014 2:03 pm

So sorry to hear it. Take care, and hope things get sorted out best they can.
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Re: Birgin Camp 2014

Post by tummler » Fri Jul 04, 2014 5:32 pm

(((Divreon))) Hoping you find some ease and solace. And a visit to the Fuck thread when you need it.

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