My dad died August 20, 2012.
Loss of a Hero It's hard to fathom what life will be like without you, for so long I've used you for advice and a shoulder. Such a strong-willed and fantastic man with a stern code of honor. You always desired the best and you instilled a strong sense of morality in me. I wanted the best for you, I wanted anything and everything that you could have had. It's hard seeing such a thing happen at such a young age--and I mean yours, not mine. You raised me and brought me up to be who I am today. Taught me what to do in the event of this, and taught me how to be the man/boy/thing I am today. If Batman is my favorite Superhero, then under that mask, he is Michael Wayne Loyd.Loss of a Hero  by ~Ryokushin
Remember when we were in that trailer and Mikie and I would play "Bingo" and you said "MIKIE, NICK. GO TO BED!?" Or even when we lived in the house, and our dalmatian Cody was running around the house, you went to go change and then shut the door--he hit his head on the door hard and then decided to keep running. Remember how mad you go