For Loth

Discussion in 'The Watercooler' started by witzend, Dec 16, 2009.

  1. witzend

    witzend Well-Known Member

    Message From Valhalla

    [SIZE=+1]You were with me to the very end and even after I had "gone" you held me, and as my soul left my body and I looked down and saw you crying, I wanted so much to tell you that I understood. You did this for me.
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    [SIZE=+1]I tried to tell you in my own way that it was time for me to leave, and I thank you for understanding. No other will take my place, but those I left behind will need your love and affection as I have had.
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    [SIZE=+1]You still think of me, and there are times you try to hide your tear-filled eyes....but please...be happy and think not of sadness, but of how I made you happy and made you laugh at the funny and smart things I did.[/SIZE]
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    [SIZE=+1]There are no fences in Valhalla, for no one has the desire to "dig out".[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=+1]There are no thunderstorms in Valhalla, therefore fear is never present.
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    [SIZE=+1]There are no fights in Valhalla. Everyone is congenial. [/SIZE]
    [SIZE=+1]There is no hunger. There is no thirst. There is much to explore. Many of us who are older take care of the little ones and guide them. It's fun watching them run with their ears flopping and their curly tails wagging.
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    [SIZE=+1]We have four seasons in Valhalla, and most of us agree, winter is our favorite.[/SIZE]
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    [SIZE=+1]So you see, my loved one, I am very happy...
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    [SIZE=+1]When it comes time for my friends to leave, I will meet them at the gates of Valhalla, and I will acquaint them with this beautiful and serene place, and I will take care of them for you.
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    [SIZE=+1]Thank you for loving me, caring for me, and having the courage to let me go with dignity. [/SIZE]

    [SIZE=+1]Jane S. Morris [/SIZE]
     
  2. mstang67chic

    mstang67chic Going Green

    That's beautiful Witz. And dammit! You made me cry!!!
     
  3. hearts and roses

    hearts and roses Mind Reader

    Me too! I'm copying and saving this.
     
  4. witzend

    witzend Well-Known Member

    I was bawling as soon as I read Loth's post this morning. I was really hoping that some miracle would happen.
     
  5. Lothlorien

    Lothlorien Active Member Staff Member

    Thank you so much. That is a very touching letter.

    I really miss her toes clicking around on the floor and the little heavy sighs she made when she slept next to me while I worked, or under my desk. It is just so quiet in here. I went food shopping to get out of the house, but until the kids come home, I think I'll have to turn the tv on for the noise.
     
  6. Star*

    Star* call 911........call 911

    Witz - That's beautiful and going in Casper's scrap book - thank you for the tears.

    Loth - Please know that you are not alone in your tears today.
     
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