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Offline petial

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To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« on: April 06, 2003, 05:12:44 AM »
Oh Valentino, I wish you knew how much I loved you. You were absolutley the sweetest of the bunch. I will miss the little white spot on your head, your ruby eyes and your long pointy nose that turned up just a bit at the end. I will miss how whenever I massaged and itched you it looked like you were smiling. I loved when you would get so relaxed I could turn you on your back and rub your whole body, you would be in a trance! I will miss playing with you with the feather cat toy, I loved watching you chase it and pounce on it. You were the only one to who still enjoyed chasing it when you "grew up" into an adult rattie. You were so gentle too, I loved the way it felt whe you would walk on my back, I could always tell it was you because you had a certain lightness and elegance to your walk, I will miss that too. And your kisses, they were SO sweet, just something about them made them extra special. I will miss calling you by your nickname "Reeno". I think Sewage will miss you most of all though, I can tell his heart aches for you. You guys were so close, almost like siamese twins! The minute you two met you were instantly best friends forever. He loved grooming, playing, snuggling and just being with you. And I want to thank you for accepting Ferdinand as a friend, I know it was a little hard at first but your sweet nature made it happen, I know he misses you too. I wish you didnt have to go, oh God I wish you didnt have to. I love you so much. It feels so weird without you, I cant believe I'll never see you popping your head out of the cage or waiting by the door for food. It feels so incomplete without you. :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'( :'(

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2003, 05:31:06 AM »
Oh, so sorry for your loss.  But what a loving eulogy.  He's with his friends now.
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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2003, 10:53:17 AM »
i'm very sorry for your loss  :(

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2003, 11:50:34 AM »
*hugs* I'm so sorry.  It sounds like he was a loved and spoiled boy, and I bet he's seeing this and wishing he was back with you.

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2003, 12:24:05 PM »
You let him go with grace and dignity and im sure that was much appreciated. Your baby is fine now and waiting to see you again at the bridge.
Feel better soon.

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2003, 12:27:15 PM »
It sounds like he was very loved while he was with you.  I bet he's up there now gloating to all his new buddies about how great a mom he had.


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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2003, 12:49:59 PM »
Oh Valentino, I wish you knew how much I loved you.

He did. And he loved you right back. (((Hugs)))

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #7 on: April 06, 2003, 03:12:24 PM »
You all were very lucky to have Valentino in your lives ..... he will be sorely missed by all.  Warm hugs and I hope everyone heals quickly.  My condolences to all of you.

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2003, 05:26:55 PM »
I'm so sorry about your loss. I'm sure Valentino knew how much you cared for him.

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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2003, 06:02:54 PM »
*HUGS*
I'm very sorry for your loss.
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Re:To Valentino who had to be put to sleep on Friday
« Reply #10 on: April 06, 2003, 07:38:25 PM »
Aww, I'm sorry you lost Valentino. It never gets any easier, does it.
What a lovely eulogy you wrote, I admire your strength.
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