Rest in Peace, Little Bit

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Little Bit ©28 April 2017 Suzanne G. McClendon

I went outside this afternoon to check on Little Bit.  She was going to have babies and I wanted to keep up with when she had them and where.  What I found was not what I wanted to find.

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Little Bit ©12 April 2017 Suzanne G. McClendon

In the vines along the edge of our driveway, I found her lying still.  I was hoping that she was breathing.  She was not.  She and her babies had gone to the Bridge.

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Little Bit ©14 January 2017 Suzanne G. McClendon

Just like with Callie, there was only one puncture wound. Callie’s was on her chest.  Little Bit’s was on her neck.  All we can figure is that it was a snake.  That was the only injury on her.  Any other animal, like those big dogs next door, would have torn her up.

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Little Bit ©10 April 2017 Suzanne G. McClendon

Little Bit was a very special kitty. She acted more like a puppy than a kitty.  She came when I called her and followed me everywhere when I was outside.  Her favorite place was twirling around my legs.  She loved to help me take pictures, too.  Her opinion was the best pictures always included a cat face or tail, up close and personal.

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Little Bit ©19 November 2016 Suzanne G. McClendon

 

 

I’m sure going to miss my Puppy-Cat.

Rest in peace, Little Bit and babies.

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About Suzanne Gunter McClendon

I am a South Carolina native now living on the Texas Gulf Coast. I have been married to David for just over 32 years. We have 4 surviving adult children and two children-in-law. At this point in our lives, we are adjusting to an empty nest. I enjoy reading, writing, photography, digital art, fiber arts, and much, much more.
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17 Responses to Rest in Peace, Little Bit

  1. Oh, I’m so sorry! She knew how much you loved her!

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  2. ghostmmnc says:

    Oh poor poor baby and babies.:( ❤

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  3. kiwinana says:

    That is so sad. Kind thoughts.

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  4. Aw, Sis, I’m so sorry. 😦

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  5. So very sorry to hear this. Hugs.

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  6. Mother Hen says:

    So sorry for your loss!

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  7. I’m sending loving warm hugs. Rainbow Bridge has gained another beloved furry family member. ❤️❤️🌷🌷❤️❤️

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    • Thank you. We appreciate those hugs very much. It seems Rainbow Bridge has gotten quite a few new family members over the last year. So many of our blogging furbabies have gone on. So sad.
      Thank you again. Have a blessed day.

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  8. Vanessence says:

    Oh no! Oh honey, I’m so sorry! 😥 You poor thing, to lose your kitties so close together like that. 😦 hugs morehugs tissue

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    • Thank you, Vanessa. Losing Callie was very hard, but losing Little Bit was especially upsetting. She was expecting and they should have been born any day now…and she was our last kitty. Sometimes I wonder why Heavenly Father brought so many kitties to us over the years just to have us have to say good-bye. 😦
      Thank you so much. You’re such a sweet friend. {{{Hugs}}}

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