Dog Memorials: A Man Can't Grieve
He wasn't mine, he was my mum's,
yet over the years we were good chums,
when out alone, I told him my woes,
he listened intent, though he really did know,
that a man canny tell what he's feeling inside
but alone with a dog then you can confide,
what another man hears he will surely betray ,
in the case of a dog it's never that way.
Oh, Perry you were so gentle and kind ,
I often believed you were reading my mind,
cause although you can't talk, you knew by my sighs,
that you understood with these big spaniel eyes,
that my worries were eased with each step that we walked,
your loving looks were much better than talk.
So the man that I am its hard to conceive,
that now that your gone its easy to grieve,
although I cant show it, it's so hard to hide,
I would give a king's ransom to have you by my side.
For 15 years you listened to me
and through your eyes you helped me to see,
that love can be loyal and you were my friend ,
I wish I was there with you when it was the end.
But a man must be tough with a hard outer shell,
while really inside he is going through hell
but, Perry you taught me what I wont let them see,
when losing a friend then a man has to grieve.
Subscribe to my Free Newsletter!
With the free e-zine you'll get a house training flash course plus a handy infographic.
And your e-mail address is always safe with us, don't worry!
Sep 19, 20 08:51 AM
Hi, I need some boots for my whippets sensitive paws, but can’t find ones that will fit well and stay on anywhere. Then I found Hunnyboots, which would
Sep 02, 20 11:05 AM
My previous dog was a much-loved whippet, but work has got in the way of owning another for the last few years. Now I'm winding down to retirement and
Aug 24, 20 12:56 PM
Twig is the star of the domestic performance. Wether hiding the remote by lying in it so nobody turns over her favourite TV or nuzzling the bees away from