May 14, 2009


Clematis (Nirobe)- growing on our three posted trellis

"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." -
Anatole France

Dear Readers: I would like to thank each and every one of you for your sincere sentiments regarding the loss of our cat Leo. Although words can't bring him back, I appreciate your thoughtfulness and sentiments during this difficult time.

It amazes me that I type on a keyboard, and get to know people from all over the U.S. Canada and Europe (I welcome other parts of the world as well). I fell in love with blogging when I receieved my first post from overseas; I felt 'so international' :)

I will be back to the world of blogging. It is an outlet for me on many levels. Creating a post and receiving your replies are important to me.
Thank you again for your kind words about Leo.
~Kathleen

14 comments:

  1. Ooh Kathleen,...that quote is amazing, beautiful!
    I didn't expect such an "early" post from you, but it's good to hear something from you. Take you time, we'll be here...XXX, Carmie.

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  2. Good morning dear friend, Likewise
    Godeliva from Ariadone

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  3. That is a beautiful quote- and so very true. I hope that each day the memories of your sweet Leo bring comfort to heal your heart.

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  4. A beautiful quote. I'm sending many hugs and warm thoughts your way my friend. It all starts with baby steps. xoxo

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  5. What a beautiful quote.

    And I agree with you about blogging. Isn't it amazing how many wonderful and interesting people you meet?

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  6. that color is amazing - so deep and rich!

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  7. Each and every creature touches my soul. I am so sorry to hear of Leo and that he has left this earth.
    I envision him happy in a sunny spot, near the purple flowers.
    Check your e-mail for a nice surprise.
    pve

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  8. I love that quote. Beautiful and true.

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  9. Oh Leo, what a sweetie!

    I have heard that your pets go to heaven and wait by the gates 'till you get there. I love that visual. I am sure there are some fabulous clematis climbing that arbor underplanted with tons and tons of catnip!

    My pup Cheddar sends big kisses.

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  10. Kathy -- I agree so much with that quote!
    The clematis is beautiful. We have a dark purple one and I just bought a red to plant beside it. Can't wait to see the two blooming together.

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  11. That's one of my favorite quotes, also! That's a beautiful photo of your clematis....

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  12. ..Hi and goormorning, Kathleen..just a X, from Carmela.

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Thanks for visiting.
~ Kathleen ~