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Nancy Sinatra Uses Twitter to Portray the Pain of Being Shut Out of Her Father's Last Hours
VVN ^ | MONDAY, MAY 14, 2012

Posted on 05/14/2012 11:03:54 PM PDT by nickcarraway

Nancy Sinatra Uses Twitter to Portray the Pain of Being Shut Out of Her Father's Last Hours

Twitter is a social phenomenon. In short, 140-word snippets, people make announcements, express opinions, answer questions and talk about their everyday existence for the world to see.

Then, every once in awhile, a series of Tweets takes on a life of it's own, allowing the writer to talk about a very personal experience and carry on a conversation with their friends or (in this case) fans, revealing a new dimension to what may or may not be an already known story. While it provides those friends and fans with the inside view on someone they admire, it also appears to be a cathartic experience for the writer.

That seems to be the case in a long series of Tweets on Monday afternoon by Nancy Sinatra on the 14th anniversary of her father, Frank Sinatra's, passing. At that time, Frank had been married to the former Barbara Marx for 21 years and it was well known that she had a contentious relationship with his three children, Nancy, Tina and Frank, Jr.

Nancy had also previously talked about how she and her siblings had not been able to say goodbye to their father through the actions of Barbara when he was on his deathbed. Earlier today, she Tweeted that "14 years ago today my father died and I was not given the chance to say goodbye. I will never forgive her for that. NEVER."

These are the Tweets that followed, an exchange with fans that almost seems like an interview. They are all in the original Twitter format (answer followed by the question that prompted it) and we have removed the ID of the person doing the questioning. It is an inside look into the heartbreak that Nancy felt and still feels today about those final hours. Exactly. Karma is too good for her. @xxxxxxxx "yep some things are just too unforgivable

Not possible. @xxxxxxxx "Forgive is not the right word it's forget.

Did then and continues to hurt us today. A horrible human being. @xxxxxxxx "Do you think that she meant to hurt you in this way?

He asked "where are my children?" and his children didn't know @xxxxxxxx "Frank would know you were there for him. He would understand

She is evil personified. @xxxxxxxx "Jealousy and greed is an evil thing.

Road manager was there. @xxxxxxxx "How did you find out tht he asked for all of you

Believe me he would understand this. @xxxxxxxx "do you think your father would want you to still be mad?

Because then obits couldn't say "he died with his wife by his side." @xxxxxxxx @xxxxxxxx "why weren't you able/allowed to say goodbye

I am a stepmother. 1st person I called when my husband was dying was his son. @xxxxxxxx "Step parents are devils

Sorry, friends, I didn't mean to take up so much of your Twitter time with this.

She tells AMOST the whole story. Well worth the read if u r a Frank fan. @xxxxxxxx "I read your sister's book a few years back

Yes, it's true. @xxxxxxxx "karma has never gotten her. I wish it would but She gets what she wants and probably always will.


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1 posted on 05/14/2012 11:04:02 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

I so not give a damn


2 posted on 05/14/2012 11:05:44 PM PDT by Lib-Lickers 2
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To: nickcarraway

It’s sad that she didn’t get to say goodbye to her Dad.


3 posted on 05/14/2012 11:06:22 PM PDT by unkus (Silence Is Consent)
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To: nickcarraway

Those Boots Are Made for Whining


4 posted on 05/14/2012 11:09:01 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: nickcarraway

ARGH! Sorry...this “chance not to say goodbye” that people complain about...

Why don’t they appreciate the times they spent together?


5 posted on 05/14/2012 11:15:08 PM PDT by toldyou (Even if the voices aren't real they have some pretty good ideas.)
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To: unkus

“It’s sad that she didn’t get to say goodbye to her Dad.”

She’s feeling sorry for herself...another “all about poor me,” person.


6 posted on 05/14/2012 11:20:23 PM PDT by toldyou (Even if the voices aren't real they have some pretty good ideas.)
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To: nickcarraway

7 posted on 05/14/2012 11:22:04 PM PDT by Brandonmark (2012: Our Hope IS Change!)
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To: toldyou

She’s feeling sorry for herself...another “all about poor me,” person.


I agree but it’s still too bad she couldn’t say goodbye to her Dad.


8 posted on 05/14/2012 11:25:21 PM PDT by unkus (Silence Is Consent)
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To: nickcarraway

I’ve read several books about this.
Marx appeared to be quite a b*tch.


9 posted on 05/14/2012 11:30:25 PM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: nickcarraway

Gotta be a one cold soul to not let them visit their father on his death bed. Shame on her!


10 posted on 05/14/2012 11:33:57 PM PDT by HerrBlucher
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To: nickcarraway

I don’t Twitter so sorry for rambling——BUT It is so obvious how essential a loving mother and father are to the “happiness” and emotional health of children-—how evil divorce is-—always for the children—creates a cynical outlook on life and relationships and destroys family get-togethers for the most part. Depression and addictions are common among children in divorced families.

Destruction of family comes from Marx. The Cultural Marxists put out pornography and vulgarity in all media outlets and saturates our children with it—to destroy all relationships and create dysfunctions and addictions.

Society used to have to promote decency-—now they produce degeneracy—since the 70’s and after The Beats got rid of obscenity laws with Kinsey and Hugh Hefner.....and they promoted Deep Throat and mainstreamed porn and it was all downhill from there.

Dignity in men and women is eliminated—intentionally demeaned in most TV shows and media is the idea of motherhood and fatherhood (Recent Time cover). Now we see extremes normalized in both males and females—because of the androgyny being forced, so children can’t figure out Laws of Nature—gender confusion—men looking like women and women like men-—all for the radical egalitarianism that comes from a hatred of the nature of men and women. It is total denial of masculinity and femininity—a rejection of God the Designer.

If parents do not instill Virtue and character in their children, they will not have any, unless there is extreme intervention. Schools are designed to intentionally destroy Virtue, so even if parents do a decent job, the schools teach them the opposite “values”—get your kids out of public schools. (BK Eakman).

You can live a miserable life or a constructive, decent one-—the choices are yours-—but your children are vulnerable and have no choice. As Confucius even said thousands of years ago-—the duty of man is to raise their children to be decent citizens. It used to be understood that all parents would raise their children to be productive human beings. It reflected on the parents if they were no-good.

Now, we have given our kids to the State and they will destroy their souls on purpose. There is no God in Marx’s utopia.....everyone is a cog in a wheel devoid of all humanity and family.

I liked Frank Sinatra-—but he made some bad choices. Too bad. Get on with life-— Nancy needs to find God, so she can finally be comforted.


11 posted on 05/14/2012 11:38:48 PM PDT by savagesusie (Right Reason According to Nature = Just Law)
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To: Uncle Slayton
"Those Boots Are Made for Whining"

She has Twitter followers, maybe that's a little odd, but she does. She was candid when inquired of and displayed anger over family issues. It's good to be candid and it's common to find anger in families.

Maybe you love her and you are jealous she didn't call you personally. Maybe not, but.. maybe!


12 posted on 05/14/2012 11:48:43 PM PDT by I see my hands (If you say what you think then no one will like you.)
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To: nickcarraway
She should have walked right in with her boots! I have had to do similar things in my life. We trusted The LORD and did what we had to do in our hearts. The LORD opened the door and we went right in any number of times, even though the wife did everything to keep us out. In the end she abandoned him. Good thing we pressed forward and didn't let her stop us. Couldn't have done it without The LORD's direct help every inch of the way.
13 posted on 05/14/2012 11:54:19 PM PDT by Bellflower (The LORD is Holy, separated from all sin, perfect, righteous, high and lifted up.)
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To: savagesusie
So much wisdom in your post. You are so right that our family is the cornerstone of our nation. Marx and all Progressives seek to wrest the family away, smash it to smithereens. Atheism writ large.

Frank, by the way, is America's greatest popular singer.
14 posted on 05/14/2012 11:57:47 PM PDT by jobim (.)
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To: Uncle Slayton

Funniest thing I’ve read all day!!!!


15 posted on 05/15/2012 12:07:34 AM PDT by miele man
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To: savagesusie
the idea of motherhood and fatherhood

I was just thinking the other day how, before abortion was legalized by men in black robes, that every single baby announcement was wonderful news.

There wasn't one person who said, "Oh no, what are you going to do?. Every pregnancy was good news and the baby was welcomed by all.

I guess young people today can't even grasp how different it was back then.

16 posted on 05/15/2012 12:07:55 AM PDT by donna (The fruits of Feminism: Angry fathers, bitter mothers, fat kids and political correctness.)
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To: savagesusie

I told Uncle Slayton his comment was “the funniest thing I’d read all day”, and it is; however, what you’ve written is dead on the mark. Been there, done that and have the tee shirt plus I have to deal with this almost every day. Beverly Eakman is a gem as well. Thanks for your comment. Much appreciated.


17 posted on 05/15/2012 12:14:38 AM PDT by miele man
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To: savagesusie

Thanks;
Your post is excellent!The Holy Scriptures teach us to flee youthful lusts, and to pursue Godliness. (2 Timothy 2:22 and 2 Timothy 6:11)

Sad but true, we usually do the opposite! The following two verses seem to awake my spirit and soul:

“By mercy and truth iniquity is purged, and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.” (Proverbs 16:6)

“Because that, when they knew God, they glorified Him not as God, neither were thankful, but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish heart was darkened.” (Romans 1:21)


18 posted on 05/15/2012 1:13:49 AM PDT by Letmarch75
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To: nickcarraway
I'm a member at the Sinatra Family forum, which Nancy moderates. I've read about this before. Nancy was really close to Frank, and is totally unforgiving to Frank's widow (or anyone who disparages Frank in any way).

She's also an idiot lib who equates criticism of Obama with racism. I scarcely logon to her website because it is so full of idiot leftists.

19 posted on 05/15/2012 4:37:10 AM PDT by Sans-Culotte ( Pray for Obama- Psalm 109:8)
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We are just hearing one side of this.

The side of a bitter, no talent daughter.

If her name had been Nancy Smith she would have never gotten a job in Hollywood.


20 posted on 05/15/2012 5:08:36 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: nickcarraway

Twitter?
Real Conservatives do not twit.


21 posted on 05/15/2012 5:14:35 AM PDT by BuffaloJack (End Obama's War On Freedom.)
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To: donna
I was just thinking the other day how, before abortion was legalized by men in black robes, that every single baby announcement was wonderful news.

I still remember seeing big lib Michael Douglas on a late-night talk show discussing his excitement over the birth of his child (this was before he married Zeta-Jones). He talked about how he would "talk to the baby" in the mother's tummy, so that when the baby was born, he "seemed to recognize my voice!".

That's the way libs are. If it's a baby they want, they see the fetus as a child and "talk to it". If it's not a child they want, it's a blob of tissue.

22 posted on 05/15/2012 6:43:01 AM PDT by Sans-Culotte ( Pray for Obama- Psalm 109:8)
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