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Like a river

Sadness is like a river. It starts as a trickle, taking hold until you’re swept away on the depths of despair. Tears of frustration, sorrow and self pity add to its waters, leaving you floundering, confused and bewildered as you … Continue reading

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Tired eyes

Tired eyes, Bloodshot and gritty, Tired eyes, Why do they look so dim? How does a glow that shone once brightly Fade to a shadow long past, Tired eyes. Once, it was not an illusion, Youth in its prime was … Continue reading

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With Great Sadness

I have just read that Cilla Black has died in Spain at the age of 72. How uncanny that I should do a post mentioning Blind Date and in a comment on another post regarding music, refer to her 1969 … Continue reading

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Our Boy

We had been without a dog for several years, but on August 5th 1995 we brought Barney and his brother Rubble home. They were border collies. Sadly, every time we closed our front door, Rubble became physically distressed and we … Continue reading

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Splitting a Hug

Over the years, Hubby and I had collected numerous teddy bears in various guises, the cuddly toys, books, ceramics, pottery, pictures, figurines, and we wrote stories about some of them and how their lives were before they joined our growing … Continue reading

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When the light goes out.

The pain shot through her chest with such force, it took her breath away. Another slammed into her, knocking her senses into orbit. Not now. Oh please, not now.

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