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On a Spring morning many years ago, when I was taking out the trash, I saw a tiny kitten with enormous paws in our front yard. I called to him, and he approached close enough for me to scoop him up.
When my husband Rick got home from work that night, I said, “Look what I found”.
Rick said, “I think that’s our kitten”.

And we lived happily ever after until last week.


We feel so fortunate that we found each other. I’m also grateful for your understanding and expressions of sympathy. They have been enormously comforting.

Thank you.

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Fuzzy Tales
7 years ago

What a darling little baby he was. I’m so glad you both had each other for so long, though it’s never long enough. Lots of hugs and purrs.

7 years ago

My heart paused, beautiful photo with beautiful words.

7 years ago

It’s always so hard when a furbaby crosses over the Bridge. (((Hugs)))

The Florida Furkids and Mom Sharon

7 years ago

We know how hard it is to lose a furbaby. Like Fuzzy Tales said…the time together never seems long enough. Purrs…..

7 years ago

It sure is difficult to go through this, but the love requires it from time to time. Hugs from all of us.

7 years ago

Tommie was a beauty. Take comfort in knowing what a great life full of love you gave him.

7 years ago

my heart so breaks for you ((((hugs))) and much love

S Hall
7 years ago

Thank goodness you found each other!

Great joy that little boy brought to so many of us!
Thank you Tommie!
Thank you Maggie for sharing that tabby boy.
As I glance over and see your Lucky Cats Paper Dolls…
Lucky Boy for sure & of course Lucky You.
Sus, Dancey & Cocoa

7 years ago

Aw he was such a tiny kitten with big paws. It’s really wonderful you found each other and shared happy life together. Sending lots of hugs and purrs to you.

7 years ago

It’s never, ever long enough, is it? Sending you love, purrs and prayers as you miss your special and beloved Tommie.

7 years ago

I am so very sorry for your loss. Purrs of healing and comfort at this very difficult time.

How Tommie arrived out of the blue was kismet and meant to be. His exit was no less meaningful. Sending continued healing purrs during your journey. You are not alone! xoxox

7 years ago

The sight of Tommie’s empty collar took the breath out of me. At the same time my eyes filled with tears and chills went through. Impossible to imagine he’s gone. Loving so much gives enormously, and the cost, when the bill comes due, is great.

7 years ago

It really hurts when we lose one. 🙁

7 years ago

Tommie was a beautiful kitty. He certainly grew into his paws! So very poignant to see his collar! Sending gentle purrs xx

7 years ago

That’s much the way TW found Nicky, her heart cat. So sorry you had to lose Tommie. He’s probable playing with Nicky now.

7 years ago

What a beautiful post and a beautiful love story.

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