Speechless Sunday, My family and my late father's Paradise.

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Fort Lauderdale Beach

This was my father's heaven on earth.  Just below this group of chairs was his dock and his boat.  He spent every hour of every weekend here in his paradise.  This was most of the wonderful memories during his wake.  My father bought this property after the flood (in PA) of 1972.  I was a church camp when the flood occurred and he to his death does not realize that I almost dround in the ocean at our camp in Virginia.

When I got home that night, our basement was flooded and my mother woke me up at 2 am to help and sweep the water out...there was no where for it to go...

What a memorable experience.  My father bought the cottage that we spent weekends at and the home that my Grandmother lived in next to them.

My sister knocked down that cottage and built a wonderful home.  I'm happy for her...

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Best regards,

Karen Monsour, REALTOR®

Coldwell Banker Fort Lauderdale Beach
4757 N. Ocean Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
954-464-4194 cell
954-969-9974 fax
www.KarenSellsFloridaWaterfront.com
A recent recipient of Realtor.com®'s "Award of Excellence" for online marketing.

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Linda K. Mayer
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I'm coming to visit!

Aug 09, 2009 12:50 AM #1
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Crystal Kilpatrick
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Hi Karen,

It looks very peaceful there, very nice:)

Aug 09, 2009 01:01 AM #2
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Gary Coles (International Referrals)
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Karen,  It looks really peaceful.  Where is it?

Aug 09, 2009 02:20 AM #3
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Sharon Tara
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It does look like paradise.  I can see why your family loves it.

Aug 09, 2009 11:53 AM #4
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The cottage/my sister's new home is in Mechanicsburg/Camphill, PA on a so called creek...My father's heaven, before he was in real heaven...

Thanks to you all who cared to post.

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