WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH, 2013
Message From Valhalla
You were with me to the very end and even after I had “gone” you held me, and as my soul left my body and I looked down and saw you crying, I wanted so much to tell you that I understood. You did this for me.
I tried to tell you in my own way that it was time for me to leave, and I thank you for understanding. No other will take my place, but those I left behind will need your love and affection as I have had.
You still think of me, and there are times you try to hide your tear-filled eyes…but please…be happy and think not of sadness, but of how I made you happy and made you laugh at the funny and smart things I did.
There are no fences in Valhalla, for no one has the desire to “dig out”.
There are no thunderstorms in Valhalla, therefore fear is never present.
There are no fights in Valhalla. Everyone is congenial.
There is no hunger. There is no thirst. There is much to explore. Many of us who are older take care of the little ones and guide them. It’s fun watching them run with their ears flopping and their curly tails wagging.
We have four seasons in Valhalla, and most of us agree, winter is our favorite.
So you see, my loved one, I am very happy…
When it comes time for my friends to leave, I will meet them at the gates of Valhalla, and I will acquaint them with this beautiful and serene place, and I will take care of them for you.
Thank You for loving me, caring for me, and having the courage to let me go with dignity.
~ Jane S. Morris
Beloved Duke, my constant companion for so many years, left us today. His spot beneath my desk is empty as is the corner of the kitchen where he kept me company while I cooked. Shortly after he passed, the grey skies that have been present for the last few days cleared and we are enjoying sunshine now. A sign I believe that Duke made it to Valhalla…