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Madeleine McCann

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Marycat, Oct 5, 2013.


  1. Marycat

    Marycat PetForums Senior

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    So apparently the latest theory is that burglars took her?? What the hell? Makes no sense to me that one. Burglars steal property not kids surely? They could have killed her to shut her up but why she was 3 years old? Not old enough to give a description.
    My own personal theory is that she was stolen to order and probably is no longer with us.
    I know that her parents and the so-called Tapas 9 were beyond stupid and arrogant leaving the kids but my God what a price they have paid.
    Poor little girl.
    What does everyone else think?
     
  2. Iheartcats

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    I think: Why has this suddenly come to light years later?? Seems really odd to me.
     
  3. Zaros

    Zaros Pet Forums, P/resident Evil

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    I think the dead should be left to rest in peace.
     
  4. piggybaker

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    I am truly at a loss with this one! I feel she is dead. Very sad that one moment will haunt them for the rest of their lives.
     
  5. BenBoy

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    My little sister is the same age as Madeleine, when it all happened the thought of someone taking Rachel was just gut wrenching and I am not even the mother. I cant imagine the pain and guilt they feel.

    Rachel is ten now and who knows maybe Madeleine is still alive and living with a family somewhere in the world none the wiser.

    I don't think the mystery will ever be solved, its been too long.
     
  6. Marycat

    Marycat PetForums Senior

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    I can't imagine anything worse than not knowing where your loved one is. If a cat doesn't come home its mental torment. I can't begin to imagine the torture the parents of missing kids go though. At least if you have a body you can start the grieving process..
    I really hope the police crack this one although it doesn't look hopeful
     
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    I hope one day the police do crack this case. It has happened before when the police solve crimes even decades later so we still have hope that one day we will have closure.
     
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    I feel very sorry for Madeleine's parents it was such a tragedy, I hope one day the case is cracked and they either get Madeleine back or get something so they can lay their beautiful daughter to rest and have a place to mourn.
     
  9. MoggyBaby

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    There have been a few stories over the last few years of young girls / women being found years after they were abducted. Whilst the tales they have to tell of what they went through are totally horrific, they must still give hope to the McCanns that one day they may see their beautiful girl again.

    Did they kill her??

    Don't be so daft!!!!! They wouldn't keep pushing the story into the headlines, and reminding people of her, if they had!!! :rolleyes: They'd keep their mouths shut and hope that people would eventually forget. They wouldn't keep putting themselves up for constant scrutiny. Common sense tells you that.

    You just gotta love how folks in this country are so quick to believe the worst of people!!! :rolleyes:
     
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    Totally agree; we seemed to become a nation of newly qualified criminal psychologists, all this 'Kate McCann made such and such a facial expression, she must have killed her daughter', 'Gerry McCann went back to work, what an evil killer'.

    Please, anyone sensible could see they were (and still are) parents going through absolute agonising hell.

    I don't know why but a part of me believes she's still alive. Whether that means that the case will reach a conclusion, who knows. I still hope she's out there, I think that's all we can give her.
     
  11. Kyria

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    This man, the father, has been reported as a FreeMason...They are very VERY much protected..if anyone thinks these two people are completely innocent than they are very wrong...hence the reason why again they are trying to vindicate them..its all a big lie.
     
  12. bearcub

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    I'd laugh if that wasn't such a sad attitude to have.

    As far as I remember, with the Shannon Matthews, April Jones, Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman cases all the nation cared about was that those little girls were found. We all had huge huge sympathy for the parents, but for some reason there is this disgusting attitude towards the McCanns.

    They've already been through the worst thing any parent could possibly imagine. What the hell do they need protecting from? They've already had their hearts ripped out.
     
  13. Kyria

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    Carry on sleeping.....
     
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    They'd have to keep pushing it thought surely? It would look very suspicious if the parent of a missing child were quite happy for her to be forgotten;)

    Its a very odd case though. Things don't add up. No trace of either the child or an intruder. No evidence of anyone being there. Nobody's seen hide nor hair of her since. No DNA, forensic evidence, nothing, its as if she literally vanished into thin air.

    I hope she is alive somewhere and happy, maybe being bought up by someone in the back of beyond in some far away country, but looking at the other similar cases of the past few years, its sadly much more likely she's dead, and probably has been from within about an hour of going missing.
     
  15. Colliebarmy

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    I see only now the areas mobile phone records are being checked, the local police at the time didnt do it......say no more

    also, this must be a compelling case for a pan-european DNA database, firstly of anyone arrested for any offence and also volunteer donors, the cold case clear up rate would rocket, begger any "human rights" issues....

    an abucted person could at anytime popup anywhere and be identified in minutes
     
  16. Waterlily

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    Ridiculous.
     
  17. Firedog

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    I believe she is still alive.
     
  18. bearcub

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    The investigation was fooked up by the Portugese police from the start.
     
  19. munchkinpie

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    Too little to late. I think the Portuguese authority's didn't like the fact they had left their children alone in favour of socialising, so didn't put too much effort into finding Madeline. I find it difficult to comprehend why you would think it's ok to leave your children alone, sleeping or not, especially in a foreign country. Had they not been doctors I don't think the press would have been so kind to them. It's bad parenting in my opinion. I believe she is alive and the family had been getting watched before she was taken.
     
  20. Cruella De Vil

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    They said someone from the group went and checked on them every 10 minutes. Really? Because to have a person one after the other keep jumping up and down, disappearing every few minutes whilst your trying to have dinner and a conversation would be so annoying and disruptive, they may as well have stayed in the apartment! Also, how accurate would it be? I've done the 'I'll check every 10 minutes' thing on different things( not kids!) and it usually ends up like, check the first time, maybe the second, then you get distracted, or get stuck into someone and kinda forget, or get talking, and suddenly whoops, 20 minutes have passed, then half and hour, then 45 minutes, and then you suddenly remember and rush to check on it praying it hasn't gone wrong, not sure how you'll explain if it has, and usually its actually fine, and you breathe a sigh of relief whilst thinking how lucky you got away with it, but just now and then it does go wrong......
     
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