Seema Jaya Sharma's final Facebook post goes viral
PUBLISHED: 16:23 24 August 2015 | UPDATED: 16:23 24 August 2015
The final online post of a woman who died after a six-year battle with cancer has gone viral.
The Facebook status update from mother of two Seema Jaya Sharma, 37, of Pembroke Road, Seven Kings, has racked up more than 7,500 likes, more than 2,800 comments and more than 800 shares over the weekend.
The status update – written by Seema to be posted after her death – said: “She wrote this as her final status….she wanted her last words to be ‘I got 21seconds to go!!! hehe :P)
“This is me.. SEEMA Jaya Sharma. My son will keep you updated of when the funeral is etc and please come in bright colours coz you’re not coming to mourn my death but to celebrate my life!!
“Please keep me alive through you good times and every time you laugh or smile and have fun, i’m right there having fun with u!!! YAY!!! don’t cry for me argentina….the truth is that i didn’t even know where u are on the map!! Geography was never my strong point!! :S.
“Anyway this is me saying ‘peace out people’ if a bird poos on ur head, that’s just me saying ‘yo man’ and if i really like u then i might just come haunt you to create ur own kinda bird poo innit!!! hehe!! LOVE YOU!!! MWAH xxx
“Oh theres gonna be a wake after too (location will be confirmed) and I would prefer it if nobody goes to my house between now and the funeral. TANKOOOOOOOO xxx colourful clothes please!!! We’re celebrating!!! WOOOHOOOO xxx”
People leaving comments called the singer and model “a beautiful human” and the “epitome of positivity”.
Linda Khan said: “RIP Seema, your last status made me giggle. Missing you already. X”
Shashi Vyas said: “Wow...what a way to go! Very brave...My hats off! RIP...”
Kelly Nizzer said: “Only you could go out with a last joke, what an amazing soul. RIP beautiful angel. Your children will be so proud of having a legend for a mum...”
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