For BooBoo:

All alone I plaintively cry in the night

The ones who own me don't care about me

My coat is all matted my fur filled with fleas

I don't fell so well, but can't give up my fight


A gentle hand reaches to caress me with love

Won't you keep me and hold me and make me your own,

I know that with you I won't be alone.

Won't someone just love me before I must go


Now I am yours, thank god up above

I am cared for and hugged, given peace that I need

My purr tells my people I'm grateful indeed

For the first time in my life I'm surrounded with love. 


My body is weak, the fight won't be long

My people embrace me I wish I could stay

But we'll meet at the bridge on some glorious day

With the ones who have loved me is where I'll belong

So very sorry for your loss.  I am sure I am not the only one who hopes you 
will keep in contact with this group.  You and BooBoo have touched many lives.


  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Lynne 
  Sent: Sunday, March 02, 2008 10:04 PM
  Subject: BooBoo left us

  We lost our precious baby tonight.  He developed difficulty breathing and we 
rushed him to the emergency clinic.  He was dehydrated and had just had his 
lungs aspirated Friday.  The vet recently experienced the same situation with 
his Himilayan, co-incidentally, though I sometimes think they make stuff up to 
identify with your pain.

  I held his little face in my hand and petted him as did Bob and he slipped 
away almost immediately.  I don't think I've cried this much in my life, Bob 
too.  At this moment I can't imagine ever being happy again.  Sounds stupid but 
BooBoo conveyed to me this evening it was time to go and he thanked us.  He was 
so very weak he could hardly walk but he was still purring as we pet him even 
with the damn catheter in.  We know this was best for him but the worst for us.

  Thank you all for being so very supportive.


Reply via email to