Some days, even almost two years later, I still miss my little girl so much, it feels like she just left me yesterday. I’m grateful I have eight years of Ruby’s Reflections on this site to comfort me and remind me of some of the cute things she did when the pain hits.
We don’t realize how quickly we can forget the small, everyday things after we lose a loved one. It’s one of the many reasons why I encourage people to journal after they lose a cat and write down as many memories as they can. Capturing memories while they’re fresh in our minds is a precious gift to ourselves.
Today’s memory goes back to July of 2013. Ruby was never the most graceful kitten, but no matter what trouble she got herself into, I could never be mad at her. I mean, who could get upset with that sweet little face!
Click here to read Ruby’s Reflections: Ruby and The Lampshade.