Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Lost another great one

"Nobody puts Baby in a corner"....I loved that line in "Dirty Dancing",and will always remember Patrick Swayze as the handsome gentleman who never let stardom go to his head. His wife was a lucky lady with this down to earth man. I loved him in " Ghost" as well, and anything he did got your attention. I've even watched "Roadhouse" several times which really isn't my kind of movie but loved his character .
It is a sad day but I knew it was close.

Lots to catch up on but just not in the mood right now. I am of to the beach for a short walk with mom.

10 comments:

  1. I am sad too. He was my favorite actor. He will be missed by a lot of people, but it helps to have his movies. He will always be with us that way.
    Hugs,
    Pat

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  2. Mr. Swazye was a class act from day one. He was a man's man in Roadhouse and a loving husband in Ghost. He knew how to laugh at his own image on SNL. I even used his famous line, "Nobody puts baby in the corner" on a onesie I created for my granddaughter. He will be missed but never forgotten. Sea Witch

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  3. Such a loss, though we knew it had to come too soon. He left us with sweet memories, didn't he?

    Hope your walk on the beach is wonderful!

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  4. It was such sad news wasn't it - and from what I have read over the past year or so he, he put on a very brave and dignified 'fight'. It is so sad when someone passes - but on a positive note, he left a wonderful legacy with his films etc - so his memory will live on.

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  5. Pat, I went to the beach (ocean) for the first time in *17* years during Labor Day weekend.
    I thought of you when I found ome sea glass.

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  6. Hope you & your Mom enjoyed the beach. The weather was just fantastic today!

    Spent time w/my Mom, too. I think she enjoyed her time at the AIC

    I told her all about your new classroom. It is just so awesome. Your enthusiasm is contagious.

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  7. Ditto Ditto Pat....
    I loved every movie Patrick played in and I am like you I have watched them over and over.. Dirty Dancing is my favorite. He will certainly be missed...He was one of the best.
    oxox
    ((((hugs))))
    Maggie

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  8. Yes, it was a great loss. For him, I am glad he is now free from the pain and the constant media death watch.

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  9. This is a terrible loss, for his wife-first, then for his extended family and friends, then for Hollywood. He was a great actor and now cancer took his life. Well, life is short and the unexpected does happen!

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