For those who lost a Heart Dog
For All Who've Lost A HeartDog
I stood by your bed last night, I came to have a peep.
I could see that you were crying. You found it hard to sleep.
I whinned to you softly as you brushed away a tear.
"It's me, I haven't left you. Im well, Im fine, Im here."
I was close to you at breakfast, I watched you pour the tea,
You were thinking of the many times, your hands reached down to me.
I was with you at the shops today, Your arms were getting sore.
I longed to take your parcels, I wished I could do more.
I was with you at my grave today, You tend it with such care.
I want to reassure you, that I'm not lying there.
I walked with you towards the house, as you fumbled for your key.
I gently put my paw on you, I smiled and said "It's Me"
You look so very tired, and sank into a chair.
I tried so hard to let you know, that I was standing there.
It's possible for me, to be so near you everyday.
To say to you with certainty, "I never went away"
You sat there very quietly, then you smiled, I think you knew...in the
stillness of that evening, I was very close to you.
The day is over...I smile and watch you yawning
and say "goodnight, God bless, I'll see you in the morning"
And when the time is right for you to cross the brief divide,
I'll rush across to greet you and we'll stand, side by side.
I have so many things to show you, there is so much for you to see.
Be patient, live you journey out...then come home to be with me.
*Crying* that was wonderful! Thanks Scarlette!!
Secondhand Dog(s) Owners!
The man who smiles when things go wrong has thought of someone to blame it on. - Robert Bloch