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Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Queen Pearl, I Will Miss You...

Well, tonight it happened. I had a feeling that Pearl wasn't going to be much longer, and in fact, the signs were there...she didn't eat her treat and was under the desk. I just checked on her a while ago and found she was gone. I know she's just a cat and she had a good life, but this is the longest I've ever had a pet. 13 1/2 years! It just makes me miss my grandfather, as they were such buds and I still picture him walking around the yard with her on his arm. Good memories, that's what counts.

This is an ATC that I made this past year which had to do with crowns, and she was definitely the queen and will rule the Land of Kitty Cats. Meowing at them that she wants her food now, nosing in on the pasta and ice cream and showing she's the boss.

I've been dealing with a cold so at the moment I'm more congested then ever! Tomorrow (well, now, today) I will heal my body and my soul.

Good Pearly Thoughts to You All,

Robin

14 comments:

Penny said...

Aww Robin...I am soo soo sorry. This made me cry this morning.

Pop and Pearl are together again and now Pearl doesn't even have to meow for her treats anymore. (But I bet she does anyway!)

Big hugs - hope you feel better soon.

Love you,
Penny

Karen said...

I'm so sorry to hear about your kitty. We had one for 16 years, so I can relate to how you're feeling now. She's with the other part of her family now. Hang in there.

Margot Potter said...

Oh Robin!

NO! Are you going to be okay? This is so, so sad. If you need someone to talk with, please call me. I'm here for you my friend.

Sending hugs and love and good thoughts your way,
Margot

rebecca said...

Oh Robin, I'm so sorry. I wish I had a magic wand that could make everything better, but since I don't, just know that I'm thinking of you.

Rebecca

Rachel Greig said...

Oh Robin - I'm so sorry to hear about Pearl. That is such a sad, yet sweet story about Pearl and Pop. Sending a HUGE hug ((((HUGS))))
Rach

Andrea said...

So, so sorry to hear about Pearl. My thoughts are with you, feel better!

claudine hellmuth said...

oh robin, just found your blog and am so sorry to hear about your kitty, sending hugs!
xxxox

Robin Beam said...

Thanks to everyone for the lovely, Pearly thoughts!

Robin

Anonymous said...

We love you and cry with you. Kiss Minnie & Oliver for us!

Tammy

madretz said...

Hi Robin, I'm soo sorry to hear about your kitty, I'm always touched whenever someone looses their pet because i know how much mine always mean to me.

You prbly don't remember me, I used to work for Limited and met you when Sandi brought you to the store 10(?) years ago. I wanted to leave a comment to say hello but when i saw your post about little Pearl I also wanted to send you my condolences. I lost my kitty 2 years ago and he was 14. That's him in my profile photo. Well, just wanted to wish you well. - Madeline

Robin Beam said...

Madeline: I SO do remember you! I hope all is well! Thanks for stopping by!
:-) Robin

ScrappyMuse said...

I am soo sad to read to this post. I know exactly how you feel. I had to put my beloved Lloyd down in January and I still cry over it. I swear, if I was a witch, he was my familiar. Well, my thoughts are with you.

Hugs, Liz from MOCHA

Edie said...

My heart hugs you. I hope that the days are becoming more filled with warm loving memories of Pearl than with aching from her absence. Love is never really gone, you know.

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