Wednesday, August 27, 2008

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'100 Things To Do Before You Die' Co-Author Dies At 47

Dan Freeman died after hitting his head in a fall at his home. He was 47.

20 Comments:

At August 27, 2008 11:17 AM, Blogger nanc said...

101. think i'll fall and see if it doesn't kill me before i die...

 
At August 27, 2008 11:43 AM, Blogger cube said...

He only made it to about half of 100.

 
At August 27, 2008 12:03 PM, Blogger cary said...

I was going to ask, how far down his list did he make it?

My sympathies to his family. Good book, by the way. Inspiring.

 
At August 27, 2008 3:52 PM, Blogger Brooke said...

Man, what a freak thing. It just goes to show that anything can happen.

 
At August 27, 2008 5:14 PM, Blogger Steve Harkonnen said...

Boy, talk about bitter irony.

 
At August 27, 2008 6:48 PM, Blogger Always On Watch said...

Freeman died from a fall? Good grief!

I read his book and loved it.

And he got only halfway through the list. That's really sad. I'm sure that he thought he had more time. And don't we all think we have plenty of time? There's an important lesson to be gotten from this man's passing.

 
At August 27, 2008 6:59 PM, Blogger cube said...

I never read his book, but I agree that it is very ironic that this adventurous man died at home from a fall. His early death serves as a lesson to all of us.

 
At August 27, 2008 7:28 PM, Blogger WomanHonorThyself said...

hey Cube..reminds me of when Jim Fixx died from running..sigh

 
At August 27, 2008 8:55 PM, Blogger Ken Albin said...

When I write my book similar to this I think I will just list 5 things to do. That way I will have a pretty good chance of finishing them. Poor guy.

 
At August 27, 2008 9:30 PM, Blogger Chuck said...

He's a year older than me. Our prayers are with his family.

Haave to give it to him though, even getting halfway to the hudred is a good life.

 
At August 27, 2008 11:28 PM, Blogger EDGE said...

Sad...and very strange story.

 
At August 28, 2008 10:35 AM, Blogger cube said...

woman: Yes, I thought about Fixx when I heard about this. I also remembered the Rodale Press founder telling Dick Cavett that he was going to live to be 100 & that he felt great and then proceeded to have a heart attack & die. Needless to say, that show never aired.

 
At August 28, 2008 10:45 AM, Blogger BeckEye said...

It's like raaaa-eeeee-aaaain on your wedding day...

 
At August 28, 2008 11:22 AM, Blogger cube said...

ken albin: One of my things to do before I die is to write a book... I'd better get writing.

chuck: Ditto. Too young to go, but his co-author said he lived life to the hilt.

edge: The world is full of sad tales like this one. What else would you blog about if it weren't?

 
At August 28, 2008 11:22 AM, Blogger cube said...

beckeye: That isn't ironic...

 
At August 28, 2008 9:50 PM, Blogger Jamie Dawn said...

What a shame he wasn't able to do all those 100 things. The good thing is that he lived striving to do them all. How awful to die so young and in a bizarre way.

 
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