Thursday, September 27, 2012

A Kiss From A Rose...

This was the title that I already had in mind for my post, but unfortunately it now also has a second meaning. As my friend and I were strolling through her lovely garden yesterday, we heard sirens, many sirens. After picking up my kids from school and checking the news online I read that a 12-year old boy accidentally hanged himself on a zip-line in his back yard. His mother found him. 

If that wasn't bad enough, I later found out that this little boy was actually the oldest son of my orthodontist whom I had seen just 24 hours prior to the accident. Their last name is Roos which means Rose in Dutch. So so sad...


  1. How awful! My heart goes out to his family. Ada :(

  2. Jeetje wat erg zulke ongelukken, ik wens die familie veel sterkte toe!

  3. Oh my word - that is such sad news. Things like this always send a shiver down my spine. Sending heartfelt hugs to the family.

    Nina x

  4. What a dreadful accident!
    Kram, Monica

  5. Oh, no. Oh, no. Terrible. Poor family.

  6. Jeetje, wat een verdrietig verhaal bij zo'n mooie foto.

  7. Oh, I heard about this too. So, so incredibly sad!


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