Twitter reacts to shooting of Reeva Steenkamp, girlfriend of Olympian Oscar Pistorius


Reeva Steenkamp remembered

Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Thu, Feb 14 2013 07:52:07

Recent tweets from Steenkamp’s Twitter account: 
He certainly doesn’t need more followers but he’s beautiful to look at & says some smart stuff too ;) @OscarPistorius http://pic.twitter.com/GtV2y4ayReeva Steenkamp
All of the Lights … I love this city ❤#Jozi http://instagr.am/p/VR5vaPQPaJ/Reeva Steenkamp
Fun at the Vaal http://instagr.am/p/VRiyRowPbb/Reeva Steenkamp
Lying on a blanky in the garden with my @gi_myers breathing in some fresh air and chatting about life. http://instagr.am/p/VeRGH5QPZm/Reeva Steenkamp
Excited for a chilled Saturday evening in with good food, movies, popcorn, frozen yoghurt & my boo. #happiness #love #chilling #weekendReeva Steenkamp
It’s a beautiful day!Make things happen.Starting my day off with a yummy healthy shake from my boo :) #healthyliving http://pic.twitter.com/47UbWww6Reeva Steenkamp
What do you have up your sleeve for your love tomorrow??? #getexcited #ValentinesDayReeva Steenkamp
And here is how Twitter responded to reports of her death: 
R.I.P. Reeva Steenkamp, pictured here with Pistorius last year. http://twitpic.com/c3k0h6Bryan Armen Graham
So it appears that what’s happening in South Africa is actually happening. Thoughts with Reeva Steenkamp’s friends + family. Horrible news.Howard Horner
Here’s model Reeva Steenkamp allegedly shot dead by "blade runner" Olympian Oscar Pistorius: http://pic.twitter.com/tgKJhrxfShawn Ley
Steenkamp http://pic.twitter.com/t9z4rOhykoylogloy dhmhtrios
Reeva Steenkamp (19 August 1983 – 14 February 2013) R.I.P.Ricky Tse
Model Reeva Steenkamp shot inside in South Africa home by Olympian Oscar Pistorius. Pistorius Charged With Murder Feb 14. R.I.P Reeva!!R.I.P
A day that was suppose to be filled wit love happened to be one of the saddest days for Steenkamp family..may her soul RIP.so much for VdayMahloli
Deeply saddened by the news of Reeva Steenkamp being murdered. How on earth could this happen??! #OscarPistorius❥ jɛnny
PhD student has spent a good chunk of the morning looking at bikini pictures of Reeva Steenkamp. Bit weird….Steve Nx16

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