Sunday, November 6, 2016

White Faced Dogs

As I sit here and treasure the moments I spend with my kids I wonder where all that white came from.

They are so young in my mind.  And in my mind I see them now as I saw them then.

So happy with life.  So joyous, with a new life ahead of them.

Now, at 11 years old, 10 years old and 9 years, I see brindles turning white and sprinkles of white on my black silky seal.

Only in my mind's eye I don’t see it.  I see the joy of life.

My darlings, you may be getting a tad slower, perhaps not as brilliant in color, some aches and some pains, but never a more glorious child.

In my mind and my heart, you will always be beautiful to me.

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