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daily kaddish: for Xena

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Tonight’s Kaddish is for my friends Eric and Jody’s beloved cat Xena, a beautiful tortoiseshell who had to be put down after she began losing the battle with lung cancer. Continue reading

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daily kaddish: for a kitty

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Somebody’s cat had died. I can’t remember whose. I’m appalled. Continue reading

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daily kaddish: for all our pets

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I’ve been thinking about departed critters a lot lately, because I’ve been at the vet a lot lately.
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daily kaddish: for lyra

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A modest Kaddish for a modest cat. Lyra, may you rest in peace. Continue reading

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daily kaddish: a kaddish for mr. one-paw

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It’s a lesson I have to relearn each time: the hardest thing is the sudden deprivation of rituals. This is the last time Fuller will ever be on my lap. Friday was the last time Fuller played with his favorite catnip mouse. One minute he’s here, the next he’s gone. Continue reading

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