Saying GoodbyeSaturday, October 13, 2007
Chocho died today. Our 18 years old dog. She’s in heaven now with chuchi her daughter who past away 2 years ago. I remember yesterday, my mom was talking to chocho and giving her permission to leave her body. My mom finally let her go. Maybe she was hanging on for too long because my mom won’t let her leave. And today, the time ha come. Its time to send her home. She will be missed. :cry:
Dear Lord, please open your gates
and call St. Francis
to come escort this beloved companion
across the Rainbow Bridge.
Assign her to a place of honor,
for she has been a faithful servant
and has always done her best to please me.
Bless the hands that send her to you,
for they are doing so in love and compassion,
freeing her from pain and suffering.
Grant me the strength not to dwell on my loss.
Help me remember the details of her life
with the love she has shown me.
And grant me the courage to honor her
by sharing those memories with others.
Let her remember me as well
and let her know that I will always love her.
And when it’s my time to pass over into your paradise,
please allow her to accompany those
who will bring me home.
Thank you, Lord,
for the gift of her companionship
and for the time we've had together.
And thank you, Lord,
for granting me the strength
to give her to you now.