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  • MEMORIES

    “Not the least hard thing to bear when they go from us, these quiet friends, is that they carry away with them so many years of our lives. Yet, if they¬†find warmth therein, who would begrudge them those years that they have so guarded? And whatever they take, be sure they have deserved.” John Galsworthy

  • Mrs. Dingley’s Dog

    Mrs. Dingley’s Dog

    “Pray steal me not, I’m Mrs. Dingley’s, Whose heart in this four-footed thing lies.” Jonathan Swift

  • The Best Place to Bury a Dog

    “There is one best place to bury a dog. If you bury him in this spot, he will come to you when you call – come to you over the grim, dim frontier of death, and down the well-remembered path, and to your side again. And though you call a dozen living dogs to heel, […]

  • Room in Your Heart

    Sorrow fills a barren space; you close your eyes and see my face and think of times I made you laugh, the love we shared, the bond we had, the special way I needed you – the friendship shared by just we two. The day’s too quiet, the world seems older, the wind blows now […]

  • JUST MY DOG

    JUST MY DOG

    He is my other eyes that can see above the clouds; my other ears that hear above the winds. He is the part of me that can reach out into the sea. He has told me a thousand times over that I am his reason for being: by the way he rests against my leg; […]

  • If It Should Be

    If it should be that I grow weak And pain should keep me from my sleep, Then you must do what must be done, For this last battle cannot be won. You will be sad, I understand. Don’t let your grief then stay your hand. For this day, more than all the rest, Your love […]