thanks for your thoughts.
I'm not a huge bird person, but she was fun. always entertained me and my friends. Her name was Geraldine, my friend and I named her after a girl we heard sing the National Anthems at the Toronto Airshow since she always had a jolly tune to her songs.
it hit her fast, or at least i failed to notice a huge difference in her attitude. if i was home more maybe i could've taken notice earlier since her cage is right beside my computer. I didnt really think it would bother me when she finally passed on but her being in the basement(being where my room is and where i spend most of my time with friends) i kinda got use to having her around.
she looked just like