Farewell Beloved Smokie

I don't even know how to write this... Smokie passed away, renal failure after a kidney blockage; it was fast, bloody and completely unexpected.  My marshmallow cloud.  The vet gave him a pain killer while we waited for tests, the results were dire.  No real choice.  But the morphine gave us time to get the … Continue reading Farewell Beloved Smokie

The Worst News

My beautiful angelic aunt Val had more brain damage than they previously thought.  They turned off the machines on Wednesday.  Something in her valiantly fought, so she did not pass over on the birthday of her great niece Wednesday or her son's on Thursday.  She held on somehow, this morning when her family left to … Continue reading The Worst News