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#1026068 - 10/14/13 10:22 PM Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true?  
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I just saw this on Facebook. Is this confirmed

It is with a heavy heart that The Good Family must announce the passing of Stan Good. He passed unexpectedly Saturday, October 12, 2013 in Tampa, FL. Funeral arrangements have been made and are as follows:

-Sunday, October 20, 2013
- Family Viewing/Visitation: 10:00am EST
- Memorial Service: 2:00-3:00pm EST...

Last edited by Bill Robinson; 10/14/13 10:33 PM.

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#1026069 - 10/14/13 10:42 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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I saw that, too. How sad. I didn't know he'd been sick.


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#1026072 - 10/14/13 11:46 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Tricia Baker]  
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That is a real shame -- he will be sorely missed around here. I gotta say though, he seemed to live life to the fullest! My heart goes out to his wife and the rest of his family.


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#1026073 - 10/14/13 11:46 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Tricia Baker]  
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wow.....I'm speechless, i just can't hardly believe it.

Calvin


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#1026074 - 10/14/13 11:52 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Calvin]  
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So hard to believe.Stan is really gonna be missed here,i know i'll feel the loss.My heart goes out to his family.

Here's to you Other-cycle-guy! Mike

#1026076 - 10/14/13 11:56 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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I couldn't believe it when I saw this. How terribly sad.
Rest in peace, Stan.
Lisa

#1026077 - 10/14/13 11:59 PM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Michael LeBlanc]  
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"Big Guy Hug" to the family- there'll be a few clocks stuck in time about the memories about our friend Stan. He was a fearless writer and a friend to us all. R.I.P.- Always so positive and not the least bit afraid to take on any subject. Will be sorely missed.

#1026078 - 10/15/13 12:00 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Lisa Gundling]  
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I don't know that Stan was ill. He made a post Saturday AM. He passed later that day. I think he was looking forward to scaling back his business and just tinkering in a small shop. My heart goes out to his family.


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#1026079 - 10/15/13 12:12 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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Very Sad News

I didn't know him really but he was good for the forum. He was supportive and enthusiastic and critical when needed.

Seemed like a good guy, glad that he was able to release his latest music before he left.

As Deepak Chopra would say "why fear death when we dont exist in the first place"

Hopefully he's got his bags packed for a new nice place.

Last edited by Bugsey; 10/15/13 12:13 AM.
#1026080 - 10/15/13 12:21 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bugsey]  
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Noooooooo.....I can not believe this, I do not know what to say...but this hurts....My heart goes out to each of you...I am in shock....sorry...really Stan WAS THE MAN>...My thoughts and prayers go out not only to the family but to all the music world..we have all lost a very, very witty talented man and friend....Big Girl Hugg to you Stan......gonna miss you buddy..glyn

Now please excuse me...I can not stop crying....I'll try and come back later...this really hurts.....


#1026081 - 10/15/13 12:22 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: glynda]  
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I knew he had cancer but thought everything was better, he was really supportive to me every time I was sick...he was working on doing an interview with me in the next few weeks...

Man, I'm gonna miss you....You still ROCK...>..

#1026082 - 10/15/13 12:29 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: glynda]  
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He was a bright light in the world and one of my favorite JPF'ers. His heart will continue to tick with every tock and I will remember him in kind whenever I see or hear a clock.

#1026083 - 10/15/13 12:32 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Gregory Watton]  
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It’s difficult to believe. Stan was such a positive force on JPF. I’ll miss you bro…

#1026086 - 10/15/13 12:58 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: John Lawrence Schick]  
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aww [naughty word removed].....

I just saw this, that sucks.....I always liked Stan.

#1026088 - 10/15/13 01:23 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: maccharles]  
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Words are simply inadequate. I’ll never hear Big Guy Hug without thinking of him. My condolences to his family. Thank you Stan for always making me smile.

#1026090 - 10/15/13 02:11 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Iggy]  
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Look at all the JPF's here to show our respects to Stan and his family..we were his friends, even though we never met..but in our hearts we sure did feel like family, and Stan was a HUGE part of this family..like the JPF's saying goes..We're All In This Together...we sing together, we write together, we laugh together and believe me ...we cry and hurt together...

Tried to lay down, but can not stop thinking...

glyn

#1026091 - 10/15/13 02:37 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: glynda]  
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STAN WAS THE MAN--

HE WAS MY FRIEND--HE HELPED ME BECOME A BETTER WRITER--HE WILL BE MISSED--

I SENT MICHAEL LABLANC A RECENT PHOTO TO POST, IT WAS SHOT IN MY SHOP --WE SAT AND TALKED FOR A COUPLE OF HOURS, ON TWO DIFFERENT OCCASIONS: DURING HIS NASHVILLE CD WORK WITH MIKE DUNBAR--HE WAS UPBEAT AND EXCITED ABOUT THE WORK ON THE NEW CD!

STAN RIP!

Mackie

#1026092 - 10/15/13 02:53 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Mackie H.]  
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One of my favorite JPF award moments was meeting Stan. Tall lively bloke!


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#1026093 - 10/15/13 03:07 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Jody Whitesides]  
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I will miss him a lot. One of the best lyricists I have known. Best way I can think to honor him is play his music (thanks, Glyn). Here's the one that's probably my favorite, "Un-Easy Street." Musicated by me, and recorded by Deathgrass. Here's the link:

http://soundclick.com/share.cfm?id=10809214

Best wishes, Stan.

Joe

#1026094 - 10/15/13 03:25 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Joe Wrabek (D)]  
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It is confirmed much to my utter sadness and distress. I got this note from his wife tonight:
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Hi Brian, Dominique here. Stan Good's wife. Can you do me a favor and post this to the JPF page to get the word out? I would appreciate it. Sorry to have to share this unfortunate news.
It is with a heavy heart that The Good Family must announce the passing of Stan Good. He passed unexpectedly Saturday, October 12, 2013 in Tampa, FL. Funeral arrangements have been made and are as follows:

-Sunday, October 20, 2013
- Family Viewing/Visitation: 10:00am EST
- Memorial Service: 2:00-3:00pm EST

-Location:

Blount & Curry Funeral Home
605 S. MacDill Ave., Tampa, FL 33609
Funeral Director: Michael Shorter
(813) 876-2421

-An opportunity will be available for those that care to speak and share a memory of theirs of Stan during the Memorial Service, as well, if they wish.

-A memorial fund is being established in Stan's name, should you wish to make a donation, otherwise, flowers are welcome, as well.

If there are any questions, please don't hesitate to give us a call or text.

Sincerely,
The Good Family

(813) 335-1436 (Dominique's cell)
(404) 822-7787 (Chris's cell)
(406) 529-4120 (Max's cell)
-----------------------------------------

This may be the saddest loss I have ever felt outside of my own closest family. Stan has been a rock here for all of us and I am dumbfounded frankly.

I hope to have more to say later.. but I just found this out.

Brian


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#1026096 - 10/15/13 03:34 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Brian Austin Whitney]  
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Can anyone point me to his award winning Lyric The Race? I can't find it and I am sure one of you know where it is.

Thanks,
Brian


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#1026098 - 10/15/13 03:39 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Brian Austin Whitney]  
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Can I get volunteers to contact the top 100 or so posters here and make sure they are aware? I'd really like to bring everyone together here to pay their respects.

Brian


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#1026099 - 10/15/13 03:57 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Brian Austin Whitney]  
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This is horrible news. Sending all my best to his loved ones. Stan was a GREAT guy. I'm STUNNED.


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#1026104 - 10/15/13 04:22 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Brian Austin Whitney]  
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So sad frown Stan had been the one here to answer my first post. A master lyricist, an even greater person. Huge intelligence and true benevolence, vast curiosity and a big sense of humor, I don't know of any human qualities he wasn't gifted with. Simply put, the world was a better place because he lived; not a lot of people like that, he'll remain a source of inspiration. Wasn't named Good accidentally, I think. RIP my friend. Condolences to everyone who loved him.

Yann


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#1026105 - 10/15/13 04:47 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: yann]  
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so hard to believe.... Stan was such a constant presence here. Talked and laughed with him at 3-4 Piney Fests... He was at the very first one....and in fact designed the T-shirts we all got. thought of him just a week or so ago when I wore mine. Was the consummate lyricist. A bunch of us would meet up at a restaurant for a meal and he would sit at the table and dash off his latest lyric. (or a good part of one) everything inspired him.

#1026107 - 10/15/13 05:54 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Harriet Ames]  
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Brian, if you'll let me know what to do and I'll be happy to help let folks know...glyn

#1026108 - 10/15/13 06:08 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: glynda]  
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Just click the names to the left of this post and go down the list, especially of anyone you personally know. (D) sadly means Deceased.
You can send a note here or email them if they allow it. Often folks forget to update their email addresses, but a note on here will stay until they come back again. Stan was one of our original members I believe so nearly everyone had an interaction with him at some point. I am hoping that folks who know people who may note come on the boards any more would take a moment to let them know and invite them to say something.

Glynda and anyone else in addition are welcome to do it!

Brian


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#1026111 - 10/15/13 06:13 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: glynda]  
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Man, I'm really sorry to hear this news about Stan.
I'll miss him.

Calvin


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#1026112 - 10/15/13 06:16 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Calvin]  
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This truly is a very sad day. Stan was a great guy and fantastic writer. I’m so glad I got to work with him. His tunes always put a smile on my face.
Best wishes to his family and friends. “BIG GUY HUG” Stan.

Andy

#1026113 - 10/15/13 06:19 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Calvin]  
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Such sad news today. I will miss Stan and my thoughts go out to his family

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#1026115 - 10/15/13 07:25 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Roy Cooper]  
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Stan was a humorous and positive experience on this site. Every one of his replies to my songs lifted my spirits.
Rest in peace, Stan.
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#1026117 - 10/15/13 07:54 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Vicarn]  
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A larger than life figure always willing to suggest or help with members postings.A really good humoured guy who cheered me up many a time with his often awry look on life.
RIP US Buddy,you'll leave a massive void on the site
Trav/john


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#1026118 - 10/15/13 07:58 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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Hard to believe that Stan's passed on. he offered me a lot of advice and encouragement when I first came on this site. I'll miss you mate. condolences to his family.

Joe

#1026119 - 10/15/13 08:01 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Travis david]  
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This is the saddest thing I've been told in a long time. I've never had happier times reading responses to my posts than when Stan replied. Always friendly and sweet and just a great guy! I'm so sad.

He's had a great impact for a lot of people, in a lot of ways. Miss him!


Caroline


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#1026120 - 10/15/13 08:05 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: joewatt]  
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What awful news. There was no hint of a problem in any of his recent posts so it is quite a shock. I met Stan once or twice and we talked about getting together again. He will be greatly missed on the board and of course by his family and friends. What a guy.....


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#1026121 - 10/15/13 08:11 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Caroline]  
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Very sad to hear this news. Stan was always so sweet to me. Glad I got to meet him at Piney fest and get a hug. (((RIP Stan.))) You'll be missed by so many.

#1026123 - 10/15/13 08:45 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Christine Ledford]  
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I feel devastated. He was so integral to this forum.

Such a loss.

Donna


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#1026125 - 10/15/13 08:54 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: DonnaMarilyn]  
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PA of the great USA
SO sad, SO blue
We’re missing you
Your CAPS, your WIT
Your perfect fit

Your talk of clocks
You LOVED YOUR WIFE
Your funny words
You’re ZEAL for life

SO sad, SO blue
This CAN’T be true
You’re FAMILY Stan
You are THE MAN

WE’RE EMPTY, CRUSHED
YOU’RE MISSED SO MUCH!


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#1026127 - 10/15/13 09:03 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Lynn Orloff]  
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Just woke up to this news.
This is incredibly sad. Never had the pleasure of meeting Stan in the flesh, but his presence here was always a positive one. He came off as a gentle, generous soul and I will miss him here.
Much love, strength, and comfort to his family and friends.
Rest in peace, Big Guy.

#1026129 - 10/15/13 09:26 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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So saddened to hear this news. Just got a message from Glyn on Facebook.

I had the good fortune to meet Stan back in 2002 at Pineyfest, a lovely man of great character. I always enjoyed reading his lyrics, no subject was out of bounds to him and particularly enjoyed some of the left-field stuff. One that always sticks in my mind was called ‘Existence’ – I must dig it out sometime.

Goodbye Stan – you live on in our hearts.

Love and {{{{Big Guy Hugs}}} as always

Nige

#1026130 - 10/15/13 09:39 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: PopTodd]  
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No offense to any of the other wonderful folks who dwell here at JPF, but Stan had to be one of nicest and most supportive people anyone could ever cross paths with. I loved his generous nature, his sense of humor, and his unique way of turning a clever phrase. I never had the pleasure of meeting him in person, but I feel like I've lost a very close friend. My best wishes go out to his wife and the entire Good family.

Greg


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#1026131 - 10/15/13 09:40 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Nigel Quin]  
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I have not been on JPF for awhile, but I received a message on FB from Glyn about Stan this morning. My heart goes out to his family, and he will be missed greatly by us all. He was always such a positive force.

Peace Be With You Stan.

Marvin

#1026133 - 10/15/13 09:59 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Marvin Adcock]  
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What horrible, shocking news to wake up to. RIP

Bill


#1026134 - 10/15/13 10:11 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Marvin Adcock]  
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I never met Stan but I feel a great loss today.He came across as a very caring person.I don't even know how old he was but I picture him as a loving grandfather type, full of worldy wisdom,willing to pass it on to the younger generation.He just stepped from this world into the next,just like a clock stops if it is not wound or if the battery runs out.His time ran out and he was called home.The hour glass of his lifespan ran out of sand,but his eternal life has just begun, of which there is no end.See you there Stan.

Everett

#1026139 - 10/15/13 10:44 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Everett Adams]  
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Stan, gosh I can't stop crying. This Aussie Woman is going to miss you so much, your friendship, messages of hope, encouragement and always so supportive, of me personally, that I'm so overwhelmed with knowing that your not going to be around here, but then I think about that, and I have no doubt you are here with us right now in Spirt.

Our songs together we worked on, "I'm Over it/I'm Over you" "We all Walk the Same Journey" with Steve & Rodney, many others still to come. What a Champion Stan, a great friend, excellent co-writer, and writer, that I'm in disbelief right now.

Brian can you please tell Stan's wife Dominique & family, I'm so sorry for their loss, and our loss, because Stan was so loved here, and is going to be missed by us all, especially me. cry

Love Michele

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#1026141 - 10/15/13 10:55 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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This sure is sad news .. Rest In Peace Tampa Stan. I am glad I got to know you, if only through the forums of JPF. You were quite a man.
We wrote a song together, really Stan did most of it .. LOL, "Rhode Island Red" ~ the prompt.. I am from RI and had colored my hair red! simple as that, he took off with it smile
Stan, you will be missed
Much Love & Prayers to Stan's family ..
Joanne
aka Rhode Island Red love

#1026143 - 10/15/13 11:07 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Joanne Lurgio]  
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Another member gone. The soul of honor and kindness. He always had a kind word, a way of scolding without being condescending and a zest for life that shone through his many posts here.

Stan, you will be missed greatly. My condolences to your wife and family. Please ask God to keep the gates open for at least... an interview with this old sinner from the Glen of Roses.

Farewell and Godspeed old friend!

#1026144 - 10/15/13 11:09 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Everett Adams]  
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Copied from
http://www.tampabay.com/news/business/welcome-to-stan-goods-timely-cool-tampa-emporium/987725

"There's a story about a kid. His grandma used to beat him at Monopoly, buying everything up. He finally learned how to beat her, and piled up property and money. The coup de grace, she tells him, "Just remember, at the end of the game, it all goes back in the box." That's how I feel. At the end of the game, it all goes back in the box."

I think there's a song in that, but Stan probably already wrote it


Bill
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#1026145 - 10/15/13 11:19 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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I think I first knew about Stan on Shayne Vaughn's boards. They say the good die young. Stan certainly fit that bill. God speed friend. We will, of course meet again.


Ray E. Strode
#1026147 - 10/15/13 11:22 AM Re: Tampa Stan... RIP Is this true? [Re: Bill Robinson]  
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I probably lurked here for almost a year before I finally started posting. Stan's posts were instrumental in pushing me to join in. I admired his willingness to write anything that occurred to him and to let the chips fall where they might. I admired his ability to provide critical feedback in such a way that you could only smile and nod in response. And I admired the passion with which he pursued everything - whether it was working in his shop, planting a tree or writing a lyric. Though I never met him in person, I have the sense that he was one of those rare people who do exactly what they want while being both liked and respected for it.

His passing will leave a hole that is impossible to fill. That's probably a good thing - we can trip over it now and then and catch a memory or two.

I don't normally drink Amberbock, Stan, but I'll raise one to you tonight. Big Guy hug smile

Scott

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