Shopping Cart
Your Cart is Empty
Quantity:
Subtotal
Taxes
Shipping
Total
There was an error with PayPalClick here to try again
CelebrateThank you for your business!You should be receiving an order confirmation from Paypal shortly.Exit Shopping Cart

Bobbie's Poems

Bobbie's Poems

Death of a Sanctuary Dog

Posted by Tina Brown on June 9, 2011 at 5:29 PM

There are certain dogs that are never adopted. They become permanent members of Barb's household where they are offered sanctuary until they are called home. This poem is dedicated to Barb, founder, director, and foster mom of the rescue, for being there for these special dogs.

                 Death Of A Sanctuary Dog

 

   Your time on Earth ended much too soon.

   Heaven took you from me this afternoon.

   I sat outside in the rain and cried all day,

   Letting the water wash my tears away.

 

   Remembering the day you first came to me,

   The fear in your eyes of what might be.

   You cringed in utter fear of my touch,

   Not knowing I already loved you so much.

 

   Not knowing now you'd be warm at night,

   Food would be yours without a fight,

   That hands would be tender and kind,

   Your lonely days now left behind.

 

   You were so thin your ribs showed through,

   The teeth you had were so few,

   Your eyes were glazed and nearly blind,

   It was evident someone treated you unkind.

 

   Your body was crippled, twisted in pain,

   I knew right away, at my house you'd remain.

   I didn't want people calling you ugly,

  When you seemed so beautiful to me.

 

   I protected and loved you until the end,

   I held you close, my tiny friend.

   You truly believed you were a beauty,

   Never knowing I was the only one to see.

 

   The rain came down and I cried for you,

   Knowing your years of happiness were few.

   In the end you stared at me so adoringly,

   Knowing I had loved you emphatically.

 

   Sleep now, my sweet, and dream of me,

   Holding you, loving you, until you see,

   You need not fear the Promised Land,

   And the special touch of God's hand.

 

 

Categories: None

Post a Comment

Oops!

Oops, you forgot something.

Oops!

The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

Already a member? Sign In

57 Comments

Reply buy ivermectin 3mg tablets
7:30 AM on September 13, 2021 
Levitra Packstation
Reply Plaquenil
6:27 PM on September 14, 2021 
find cheap cialis
Reply furosemide dosage in heart failure
10:06 PM on September 14, 2021 
Keflex Cure Stomach Pain
Reply natacaurn
1:16 AM on September 15, 2021 
Plaquenil
Reply Ascerrexy
2:11 AM on September 15, 2021 
Reply DonKneert
12:05 PM on September 15, 2021 
where can i buy zithromax over the counter without a prescription
Reply Plaquenil
8:41 PM on September 15, 2021 
cialis ventajas y desventajas
Reply Crappyrom
8:40 AM on September 19, 2021 
http://buypriligyhop.com/ - cheap priligy
Reply DonKneert
7:32 PM on September 19, 2021 
buy zithromax for fish
Reply geodego
5:14 AM on September 20, 2021 
https://buyzithromaxinf.com/ - will zithromax treat a sinus infection
Reply Atrorihar
5:57 PM on September 20, 2021 
Lasix
Reply natacaurn
9:02 AM on September 22, 2021 
hydroxychloroquine to buy
Reply Atrorihar
4:44 PM on September 22, 2021 
Lasix
Reply Crappyrom
1:01 AM on September 23, 2021 
http://buypriligyhop.com/ - priligy for pe
Reply Ascerrexy
5:35 AM on September 23, 2021 
http://buylasixshop.com/ - lasix water pills
Reply products similar to lasix
9:40 PM on September 23, 2021 
cialis online espana
Reply geodego
11:49 PM on September 24, 2021 
https://buyzithromaxinf.com/ - buy zithromax online research purposes only
Reply lexsausia
5:30 AM on September 25, 2021 
priligy usa
Reply Zithromax
5:43 AM on September 25, 2021 
Cialis 20 12 St
Reply Priligy
8:05 AM on September 25, 2021 
Best Place To Buy Cialis
0