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Mao Asada Withdrew from GPF - UPDATE - Mao's Mother has passed away :(

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by greenapple, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. greenapple

    greenapple Well-Known Member

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    She learned this morning that her mother is very ill and is returning to Japan.
     
  2. MikiAndoFan#1

    MikiAndoFan#1 Well-Known Member

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    :wuzrobbed :( My best wishes go to Mao's mother.
     
  3. Frau Muller

    Frau Muller #1 Dick Button Fan

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    Whaaaat????? I'm so sorry on many levels...not least of all for the health of Mao's mom.
     
  4. maureenfarone

    maureenfarone Well-Known Member

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    Thoughts and prayers for Mao and her mother's health.
     
  5. ChibiChibi

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    Hope everything is ok with Mao's mom....:(
     
  6. AxelAnnie

    AxelAnnie Well-Known Member

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    Sending Mao's family good thoughts and prayers
     
  7. whoa

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  8. falling_dance

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  9. Amy03

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    nooo that can't be happening! I have soo looked forward to seeing Mao skate!
     
  10. skatingfanfun

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    Best wishes for Mao and her mother. It must feel terrible.
     
  11. Okami

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    :( That's really awful news - I wonder what illness could be sudden enough for Mao to learn about it just now and serious enough for her to withdraw and leave for Japan immediately. :( I hope her mum feels better soon. My prayers and best wishes go to the entire family.
     
    Last edited: Dec 8, 2011
  12. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa discriminating and persnickety ballet aficionado

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    I am so sorry. What's going on with her mom? :(
     
  13. skatesindreams

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    Adding my concern and prayers.
     
  14. DORISPULASKI

    DORISPULASKI Watching submarine races

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    Lots of illnesses appear suddenly. Perhaps most commonly heart attack & stroke. I wish the best outcome possible for Mao's mom
     
  15. Wyliefan

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    (((Mao & mom))) Sending prayers.
     
  16. attyfan

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    The Asada family is in my prayers.
     
  17. Pavla2304

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    Awww, that is so sad for Asada family:(:(:( I hope her mum is the same fighter as Mao is and will get better soon. Be strong Mao, Mai and whole family....
     
  18. ChibiChibi

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    Mao's mom has been ill for a quite some time, and her condition got worse..
     
  19. Cheylana

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    How awful! (((Mao and family))) :(
     
  20. Beefcake

    Beefcake Guest

    (((( Mao and family )))))

    I'll miss her in the GPF, but this is of course far more important.
     
  21. Mayra

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    My thoughts go out to Mao, her mother and her family. :(
     
  22. shah

    shah Shhh...

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  23. love_skate2011

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    a full recovery to Mao's mother :(

    here's the confirmation:

    link: http://m.examiner.com/examiner/db_/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=URP74OSQ&full=true#display

    no replacament for Mao

    Adelina is currently competing in Croatia
     
  24. julieann

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  25. kittyjake5

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    My prayers and thoughts to the Asada family.
     
  26. Ladida

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    So sorry to hear it :wuzrobbed
    Adelina would need a private jet from papa Putin to make it.
     
  27. sweetsparky

    sweetsparky Listening Carmen in Aranjuez

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    Really sorry to read about Mao┬┤s mother illness.
     
  28. skatemommy

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    so sorry to hear this. Prayers to Mao's family.
     
  29. BaileyCatts

    BaileyCatts Well-Known Member

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    That's terrible. ((((Mao and her family))))

    There's no chance Adelina could make it in time, but aren't Mirai and Ashley in Los Angeles? They could be in Canada by 9p tonight.
     
  30. love_skate2011

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    not enough preparation
    there will be No Replacements for Mao