Kiki, My Baby Girl

by Katy Hickman
(Los Lunas, NM, USA)

I will never forget your loyalty and devotion. You were the best companion a girl could have. Whoever said "Dog is man's best friend" must not have realised that you are woman's as well.

For who but you, my baby girl, would stay by me when I was sick, or lick the tears off my face when I was sad? Or who would mimic my morning grumpiness? Who but you, my princess, would wait patiently for me to come home from work, ever ready with your favorite ball? Who but you would guard me at night and protect me on walks? And who but you could fill my heart with such joyous memories?

I wasn't able to have children, but I didn't need them because I had you. I will miss you so very much, my Kiki, and I know you'll be waiting for me in heaven. I love you and always will.

Click here to post comments.

Return to 2011 July-September

Recent Articles

  1. To my little bud, Bentley

    The first day I ever met you was such a magical day. I walked into my sister's room to see a small, white furball running around, begging for snacks. From

    Read More

  2. Thokpo My Love

    Today on 26/12/2020 at 06:15 am, my brother Thokpo left me. He died very painfully. I prayed to god for the past 10 days to give me your pain and make

    Read More

  3. Kobi

    If people were wanting the perfect dog, then they all they needed was to meet you Kobi, for you were the perfect dog. Always by my side, never put a paw

    Read More