Posted by: flamingodebra | July 5, 2008

Waiting (Im)Patiently

Here I am, waiting to have an email returned about a new (to me) puppy.  My Levi passed away this spring and I miss him so much, I didn’t know it could be like this.  He literally was my constant companion.  He was with me 99.5% of the time.  I would have trouble sleeping if he wasn’t snoring on the floor beside the bed. 

I am aware that I do have a husband who is wonderful, but he isn’t home all the time.  I have a fabulous daughter that is smart and independent and moved 7 hours away to go to school and follow her dreams.  She comes home every chance she has – we had a great weekend last weekend!  Movies, great food and general hanging out. 

Without my dog, I am lonely.  My friends and my husband all agree I need another dog.  So I am waiting.  I have sent the adoption application and a list of questions about a rescue dog.  I am waiting to have a reply to ensure that I(we) qualify and every time I check my email, the answers to the questions matter less and less. 

All good dogs come to those who wait.  So I will wait.  I’m sure I’ll get an answer soon.

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  1. While reading this my eyes welled up.
    I’m still sad for the loss of Levi, truly one of the best friends you will EVER have.
    I hope Miss Vita helps fill the void, and brings anew much joy, love, and laugher.


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