I still mark this day of history as one of sadness and remembrance for me. Life can be very fleeting. Never take anything for granted. On this day, three years ago, my dear friend Jurek (Jerzy) Markiewicz passed away suddenly. To this day I think of him often, and miss our early Thursday morning chats. I miss him dearly, but i cannot imagine how his family misses him as well. I wrote about him shortly after his death on these same pages here in a post titled simply, “I Miss My Polish Friend.” The pain has lessened through the years, but it has not completely gone away. I still miss my friend….