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Truffles

Chocolate brown, with smoldering bronze eyes.
 A faithful companion, and a dog in disguise.

Half chocolate lab, and half red pit bull.
 Calm as can be when we're having a staring duel.

The only dog I know, who falls asleep standing up.
 She's been this way ever since she was a new born pup.

She'll sit in your lap like she weighs a mere five pounds.
 Believe me, its just as funny to picture as it sounds.

We treat her like a part of the family, and not at all like a dog.
 She's overweight, so good luck getting her to go for that healthy jog.

I wouldn't trade her for all the money in the world!
 She'll always be my precious angel, my baby girl.









*Note* Truffles are my FAVORITE candy and we got our puppy right before Valentines day, so
being as she's half "chocolate" lab, eh why not name her "Truffles", so yes I know we are
strange, LOL!!!!

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  1. Date: 4/12/2009 3:26:00 AM
    at first i thought this was about chocolate. . .really sweet

  1. Date: 4/10/2009 2:22:00 AM
    Nice tribute to you dog, great work...Raul

  1. Date: 4/9/2009 4:50:00 PM
    Smile~How very precious and lovely this wonderfully cute and humorous write is dear lady!!!:):)~"Hello Priceless & Gifted Aleera~I hope that Your day is going beautifully for You dear!!!:):)~Smile, I really liked the way in which You brought these endearments and images cleary to the viewers eyes~"Wonderful Write!!!":):)~"Love & Warmth To 'You & Yours' Always, John!!!":):) Let's go visit another of Your writes dear....

  1. Date: 4/9/2009 10:12:00 AM
    That is so Truffles....

  1. Date: 4/9/2009 5:19:00 AM
    This is a lovely write, I have a precious pup and his name is Toby, although he is not quite an angel! Beautifully penned. I also want to thank you for your comments on my poem "Astral Love" and yes, the use of the Earth elements was intentional. Have a great day! Smiles from Lolita

  1. Date: 4/9/2009 2:36:00 AM
    aww sweet devotion for your pooch, God bless you from diane