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When Our Pets Pass

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When Our Pets Pass

I got really sick
Or else I was old,
I need to go now
My owners were told.

It happened so quick
I just went to sleep,
I hurt no longer
My owners would weep.

I went to heaven
And barked at the door,
"Please let me come in"
"I can play once more.

I know my owners
Are really so sad,
I usually was good
Yet sometimes was bad.

I had a good home
For that I was blessed,
I'll seem them again
When they lay to rest.

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  1. Date: 11/9/2012 8:11:00 PM
    Sad poem... Kelly, , thank you for sharing your poem, always :-) PD

  1. Date: 11/7/2012 10:07:00 PM
    Aww this is precious!

  1. Date: 1/17/2012 8:01:00 PM
    A cute idea here for a poem, Kelly. I like to think my miniature Eskimo Ollyver is in heaven. I could swear he came to me in a dream to visit me one night!!

  1. Date: 5/2/2011 12:17:00 PM
    Very nicely written.

  1. Date: 2/19/2011 6:53:00 PM
    very touchy and moving write, Kelly

  1. Date: 2/19/2011 7:34:00 AM
    This almost made me cry! It reminds me of my doggie! This is a well done poem.

  1. Date: 2/19/2011 4:48:00 AM
    Good work..Enjoyed..Sara

  1. Date: 2/19/2011 3:58:00 AM
    Caregivers to furbabies everywhere will all certainly relate to this. Been there and done that too many times myself. Great Job Kelly. *TheKidsterWasHere* http://www.critters.com/main.php?action=view&mem_id=7391&logoff=true