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Old 28th September 2012, 16:37   #1036
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RIP Sam. Too too shocked :'(
God give Jenny the strength. You will be more than just missed Yeti.
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It is difficult to say that one did not know Sam for any one even if they did not come across any of his writings before, just like a newbie like me who happened to read up this quote from his epic travelouge - http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/travel...t-time-47.html (A YetiHoliday® - TheOne® visits India for the first time.) and it seems like you knew this man for ages.

Thank you Sam for your contributions to the mankind by your sanity, wisdom wrapped in humor.

How true are those last two sentences, brings tears in my eyes!

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    Nobody really has time to think about what you did. Those who do think about it, will forget in a few days. You will be left with the experience of a lifetime. Go on, do it.

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R.I.P Sam... "The time is gone, the song is over, thought I'd something more to say" Heartfelt condolence to the entire family and friends.....
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Just read through some of his posts on team-bhp and with a lump in my throat wish to dedicate to The Yeti and Pray TheOne gets enough strength in these trying days.

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Just back from Leh and extremely shocked to see this on forum. Though i didnt know Sam personally, i know him through T-Bhp and was one person whose posts i would always look forward to and a person i always looked upto (even though he didnt know that i even existed).

This just shows how unpredictable life might be. I just pray to god to give Jenny the strength to get through this.

Rest in peace Sam, and my heartfelt condolences to the kapasi family & especially jenny.
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RIP Sam. Too shocked to say anything. He was one of a kind. May God give the family strength through these difficult times.
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Old 28th September 2012, 20:53   #1042
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He was one of the reasons i got hooked to team bhp, great sense of humour! Deeply sadenned!
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Old 28th September 2012, 21:18   #1043
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Its hard to believe Sam is no more and the truth hurts me so badly. I have read all his travelogues and deeply enjoyed each on of it.

I remember when he mentioned about his drivers capability while narrating about his LC i requested him to post his photo and he immediately obliged what an humble human being.

I will definitely miss him now as there is none to replace this multitasking genius.

may you RIP friend.

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I didn't know Sam nor was I following his threads until someone suggested me to follow a particular thread. I started with that one thread and believe me I must have gone through all of his threads! After reading I feel as if I had known him since so many years.

We all miss you Sam. You were just one of your kind - I'm sure an inspiration for many of us. RIP.
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Old 28th September 2012, 21:48   #1045
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Rest in Peace, Sam. Team BHP family is as bereaved as your near and dear ones.
I know that even up there, you'll keep revving, and keep spreading cheer. Your blogs and your memories stay on. God bless!
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Old 28th September 2012, 22:30   #1046
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Always wanted to meet you Sam!

Will miss you a lot! Rest in peace my friend.
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Old 28th September 2012, 23:58   #1047
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I grieve for the departed soul. One of the better fellows out there! presence will be missed but he will be remembered always. Thoughts goes out to the family, they will suffer the most!
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Praying for his family. Bhagwan Sam ki aatama kau shaanti dai .. Om Sai Ram
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This is cruel. Sam always touched all our hearts with his ways & words here. This news (I was away and hadn't seen this post, sorry) comes as shocking as any other personal loss of mine.

Sam was the one who welcomed me in at T-BHP for my first post - http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/introd...3-hi-guys.html (Hi Guys!)

Sam, all these years, you made me laugh & today, you are making me cry. Emotions. man! you will be remembered for everything you were.


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Old 29th September 2012, 01:06   #1050
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Sam, I never met you, but in life and now in death, you are such an inspiration man! You have enriched so many lives, and the outpouring of emotions on this thread is a testament to that. RIP Sam, and may your life and writings continue to inspire legions of TBHPians and auto-lovers all over the world in the years to come.
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