Post by twistedwillow on Aug 14, 2014 2:12:48 GMT -5
I don't know if any of you would remember the 'Great Mouse Saga' we had going on here a couple years ago. I don't think the thread is even archived anywhere anymore. But anyway. After missing most of Volleyball Camp due to the flu (an so, already upset)- Sabrina was feeding her mice and found that Melody has died. Poor little thing. We knew she wasn't doing well, she's looked rough for a couple months now. Mallory is still her sweet, spunky self- but even she is starting to look old.
I told Sabrina that when Mallory is gone- there will be NO MORE MICE in the house! (until the next cute thing she finds outside)
And on another note: It is FINALLY raining! But do we get to sleep with the windows open tonight? NO! A skunk just sprayed our back porch! The stench has already filled the house.
Be still, my soul: The Lord is on thy side; With patience bear thy cross of grief or pain. Leave to thy God to order and provide; In ev’ry change he faithful will remain. Be still, my soul: Thy best, thy heav’nly Friend Thru thorny ways leads to a joyful end.
So sorry to hear about Melody…. I had mice as a little girl and mourned their passing just as much as any of my other critters. I guess I'm WAAAAAAAAY too soft--but hugs to Sabrina (and you, for being such a great mom!) …. (grouphug)
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