We Need A Few Days

Join us in good thoughts and prayers - we need a few days
Join us in good thoughts and prayers

Dear TTH Fans:

Hu-Dad here. On Saturday, we tragically lost my brother-in-law. The sudden and unexpected end of his life has devastated us all—his parents, his sister and her family, his extended family, his many friends.

My own sister is reeling from the loss of her rock and partner. My Super Nephew… I don’t even have words. “Life’s not fair” doesn’t adequately explain to a thirteen-year-old that his dad is never coming home.

So pardon us, but we need a few days. We’ll be back.

D. K. Wall


  1. Anderson, Charlotte Dooley on June 15, 2022 at 4:37 am

    Hi-Dad l’m praying that God will grant you peace and that these sad memories will soon be replaced with happier ones.

  2. Teresa Gaither on June 14, 2022 at 3:31 pm

    Always in our hearts ? and in the whispers of the breeze, with the warmth of the sun and the sparkle of the snow crystals…our loved ones are always with us. To know Love is truly the greatest gift of all.?❤️

  3. tammyj on June 13, 2022 at 11:26 pm

    oh Hu Dad. this hit llke a punch in the stomach. my brother was that age when our own father died suddenly. and I was 3 years older. it’s the worst shock in the world. please Know that our hearts are hurting for you and your sister and family. bless you all.

  4. Jeanee on June 13, 2022 at 8:33 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Please accept my deepest sympathies.

  5. Patty Markiewicz on June 13, 2022 at 2:48 pm

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother-in-law. My condolences to you, your sister and nephew. Just heartbreaking.

  6. Julie on June 13, 2022 at 12:41 pm

    Sending love and know you are not alone in this pain

  7. chris on June 13, 2022 at 12:34 pm

    So sorry to hear of your loss. We are all with you.

  8. Juno's mom on June 13, 2022 at 11:16 am

    This is incredibly sad news. I do feel for your entire family and your nephew at 13, a pivotal age, is especially hard hit. You give us so much pleasure via the Herd in the midst of so much troubling news on a daily basis. Is there something we your fans, can do to honor your brother-in-law such as a charity he and your sister support?

    • Jean Burkhardt on June 13, 2022 at 1:20 pm

      What an awesome idea Juno’s Mom!!!

  9. Becky Slack on June 13, 2022 at 10:03 am

    So very sorry to hear this sad news. My sympathy to your family.

  10. Pat and Rebel on June 13, 2022 at 9:42 am

    My condolences to you and your family, and brother-in-law’s family, for this terrible loss.

  11. Padma Bending on June 13, 2022 at 8:08 am

    My deepest condolences to you and your family.

  12. Kathye Shuman on June 13, 2022 at 6:51 am

    My sympathy to your entire family. Holding you all right in prayer.

    • Denise Schoen on June 13, 2022 at 8:11 am

      My sympathy to you & your family during this difficult time. Prayers for all if you.

  13. Jean Burkhardt on June 13, 2022 at 6:15 am

    My condolences Hu-Dad. Sending thoughts and prayers to your whole family on the loss of your brother-in-law.

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