Hi Michael, Michael wrote:
I think it's a blessing. He went to God, and God took him before he was possibly lost again. Personally, I wouldn't die in a hospital, if I get the choice. My reply: Yeah, you have a point. Some of these super stars have really messed up lives, and Hawk was really lucky just to die in his sleep while he was getting his life straightened out. Others weren't so lucky. For example, in the 1980's there was a female super star named Sherri Martel. She worked her way steadily through the female devisions of the AWA and NWA becoming three time women's heavy wait champion for those companies before landing a job with the WWF. Once she stepped into the ring with the WWF she won her fourth women's heavy wait championship, and redubbed her ring name Sinsational Sherri. She'd hold the WWF women's belt for 15 months before losing it to, then female rooky, Rockin' Robin. Thing is Sherri Martel was pretty sinsational in the ring. She had the body of a super model, was extremely athletic, and that woman could really move when she wanted to. Her arial moves such as the flying crossbody pin, flying splash, flying drop kicks, etc were truly something to see. Unquestionably a talented athlete in her own right. However, like so many super stars her personal life wasn't so sensational that's for sure. I gather she was something of a party girl into wild sex, drugs, the usual party scene. Eventually, it must have caught up to her in the end because around 2007 there was an announcement on the news and on WWE that Sharri Martel had been found dead in her home from a major drug over dose. I can't help but see that as a stupid waist. Granted her wrestling days were over, as the woman was in her fourties, but she had worked in the 90's as various ring side managers under the names Scary Sharri, Queen Sherri, Sister Sherri, and various other heel rolls the WWF and WCW wanted her to play. She still had many more years of life left in her, and in fact was going to be hired back to the WWE to resume her roll as a ring side manager just before her death. Dumb. Just dumb to kill herself like that accidently or otherwise. Cheers! --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org. You can make changes or update your subscription via the web, at http://audyssey.org/mailman/listinfo/gamers_audyssey.org. All messages are archived and can be searched and read at http://firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the management of the list, please send E-mail to gamers-ow...@audyssey.org.