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Goodbyes and Hillsides

I’d been in a comatose nap, stretched on the downstairs sofa with one dog curled at my feet and the other flopped atop me like a giant, hairy quilt.  It was a dark and cold evening in late October, and … Continue reading

Posted in November 2010 | Tagged , , , , , ,

And then there were two.

My old yellow lab turned 15 over the summer, and died a few weeks later.  We’re now a 2-dog family, and the household has a different rhythm.  It’s much more calm and quiet.  Bessie didn’t go about the business of … Continue reading

Posted in November 2009 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment