The picture and letter below were sent to me through email. This amazing story, told by a mother, demonstrates that the world continues to provide loving individuals who take the time and energy to care about others. When we listen to all the violence reported on television, we easily feel discouraged. This is a story to lift our spirits and to remind us of the power of love.
A Letter from the Post Office!
We don’t know who replied, but there is a beautiful soul working in the dead letter office who understands LOVE.
Our 14-year old dog, Abbey died last month. The day after she passed away, my 4-year old daughter, Meredith was crying about how much she missed Abbey. She asked if she could write a letter to God so that when Abbey got to heaven, God would recognize her. I told her that I thought we could, so she dictated these words:
Will you please take care of my dog? Abbey died yesterday and is with you in heaven. I miss her very much. I’m happy that you let me have her as my dog even though she got sick. I hope you will play with her. She likes to swim and play with balls.
I’m sending a picture of her so when you see her you will know that she is my dog. I really miss her.
Love, Meredith Continue reading