Gone but Never Forgotten
"They will not go quietly,
The dogs who`ve shared our lives.
In subtle ways they let us know
Their spirit still survives.
Old habits still make us think
We hear a bark at the door.
Or step back when we drop
A tasty morsel on the floor.
Our feet still go around the place
The food dish used to be,
And, sometimes, coming home at night,
We miss them terribly.
And although time may bring new friends
And a new food dish to fill,
That one place in our hearts belongs to them..."
And always will.
"What we have once enjoyed we can never lose, all that we have loved deeply becomes a part of us " Helen Keller