Bryan "Feather Lynn" Higgins
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It is likely that the medical bills will be written off by the hospital if left unpaid. I would recommend that you do not pay the medical bills because they are not your responsibility to pay.
The gay community or a good part of it is filthy rich. Can't we put this man in the ground?