Archive for July 6th, 2010

night night, moe moe.

moe went home to be with his beloved drunk jim today, after over a year of declining health.

we are brokenhearted and grateful for having four years with such a gentle soul.

he was the first dog jude called by name. we’re still not sure how to most effectively communicate his absence to her. she is still waiting for him to come home from the doctor.

the photo above was taken this morning, and though it’s blurry, it’s fitting. this kind of moment isn’t meant to have so much definition, sharpness, edges. it all blends together like memory, like goodbye.

this is how i want to remember him – barreling through a pasture, tongue out, half-masted ears raised as high they could go:
ecstatic ears.

the story of moe in pictures is here.

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