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Bless You Dr. Watson

Friends, please send your love to Dr. Watson’s peep. He crossed the bridge – in her arms – on June 7. We’re bound together by our love of these marvelous companions. My heart is aching. Here’s to you, sir! May … Continue reading

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Watercolor Wednesday – Soulful Stu

It’s StuART day. Time for some art. I can only hope this soulful pose suggests him surveying what’s over the bridge. With so many of his furiends with him, they must be having a big time. Stuart, my precious boy, … Continue reading

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Thanks

Thanks for your thoughtful comments on Saturday and Sunday’s posts. Each of your comments means so much. It’s unbelievable that Stuart’s gone at all, let alone for six months. It’s so distressing that I just didn’t feel like posting yesterday. … Continue reading

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So Many Furriends…

Is it just me? Or has Blogville and its followers lost an awful lot of furriends lately? Seems like every day I learn of another dear one who’s crossed the Bridge. And it makes me so very sad. My heart … Continue reading

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No More of This and That

For almost 10 years Stuart slept under my desk while I worked. That’s a lot of snoring. And deep breathing. And doggie dream yips and startled muscle twitches. It’s just not right that he’s no longer under my desk. And … Continue reading

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“Madame! Madame!”

“Quick. You better hurry before she gets too far away.” “You think I should? She’ll think I’m crazy.” Out the door I went. Chasing after a woman with a Scottie on Boulevard St. Germain. Paris’ Latin Quarter is full of … Continue reading

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March 15, 2006

10 years ago today, a Scottie was born to people who simply didn’t know what to do with him. And didn’t care to know. His tail was bent. His white markings didn’t fit the bill for show. He was different. … Continue reading

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