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Wednesday, 15 February 2012

IN LOVING MEMORY

It is with a sad,and heavy heart I write this post.
Yesterday morning my dear and wonderful companion,Rex died in my arms.
REX as some of you know was one of my west Highland terriers.
This post is dedicated to him

Rex,
You were my friend,
You were always there when I was upset,
we cried together,we laughed together,
You my man will never be forgotten,
My heart is braking as I write this post,
stay safe my man,
Mum will always love,you,
gone but not forgotten.
Night night,
Rex died february14 Th 2012.

My DT posts,
sorry Sandra,this is late,

Theme this week is Valentine.



The theme this month is Lace mine is digital, across the bottom of the card
love Cheryl xx

97 comments:

Sharon said...

Oh Cheryl my love, I am so very sorry for your loss. Rex looked as if he was a wonderful companion. I share your pain, having lost our darling Tammy in January last year. Be strong hon, sending huge hugs your way, Sharon xoxox

Tamara Morton said...

Oh Cheryl, what sad sad news, my heart and love go out to you. He looked like he was having fun in the snow and looked a cheeky chappy.. Thinking or you.
Love and Big Hugs
Tamara

Crafty Chris said...

Cheryl this is so sad thiking of you.
Chris x

Debs said...

Oh Cheryl I am so sorry to hear of your loss - Rex was a wonderful companion to you and only time will heal how you are feeling.
As you say my love - 'Gone but not Forgotten'
Sending you cyber hugs and butterfly kisses - chin your up hun.
Take care
Debs xx

Brenda Brown said...

With a tear in my eye I can only say how sorry I am Cheryl. You will always have your wonderful memories of him and those beautiful photographs. Thinking of you.
hugs {brenda} xox

Debbie D (Padster) said...

Thinking of you hun - am sure he couldn't have wished for a happier life xx

Von said...

Awww Cherly I am sorry he looks such a cute little fellow hope you get lots of hugs from everyone :)
Lovely makes
Big hugs Von x♥x

sue w. said...

Oh Cheryl, how sad, I know how painful this is, but he had 15 wonderful years of loving from you and you from him.Thinking of you.
Big Hugs Sue W.

Sherryn said...

So sorry to hear about Rex. You will miss him deeply. my thoughts are with you. xx

Mandy said...

Thinking of you Cheryl,big hugs and treasure those memories..Take care...
Mandy x

Doreen said...

I am so sorry to hear this Cheryl,I do know how much this hurts you.xxx

Chrissy said...

Oh! Cheryl honey, I'm so sorry, I know it hurts so much and no words are going to make it better, just know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Luv CHRISSYxx

Lisa said...

Oh Cheryl I am so sorry to hear your sad news. I had tears in my eys reading your verse.

RIP beautiful boy.

Hugs

Lisa x

Alyce said...

Awww Cheryl I am so sorry to hear your sad news. Wishing you all the best on this sad sad day. Sending you all my love xx

Dazie said...

Oh Cheryl I am so so sad to read this, I know how much he meant to you.
Big ((HUGS)) I shall be thinking of you xxxxx
Dazie
x

Beryl K said...

So sorry to read of your loss Cheryl, sending big hugs.
Your cards are great
Beryl x

Sue said...

Oh I am so sorry Cheryl, I know what a big place in our hearts our pets fill. You were lucky to have each other. Big hugs xx

Fliss said...

Cheryl, my heart goes out to you and I'm so sorry to hear your very sad news. Rex was such a little cutie.

Lovely cards as always and hoping that crafting helps take your mind off your troubles.
Hugs, Fliss xxx

emma mitchell said...

Aww Cheryl so sorry to hear your news , so sad . Thinking of you and sending big hugs
Emma xx

nnalorac said...

Oh Cheryl, heartbreaking for you at this time, know how you are feeling hun. Take comfort from having shared such wonderful years with your Rex. Gorgeous cards. Carolxx

sandra's crafty corner said...

oh cheryl, im soo sorry for your loss, he looked a right cheeky chappy,
R.I.P rex xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Junibears said...

Darling Cheryl, After just speaking to you I had a cuddle with my little man and he licked my tears away. Dear friend, you know you are in my prayers. xxxxxxx

gina g said...

Aww my darling i'm crying here with you as i know what your going through, but he had 15 beautiful years with you hun and nothing can take that away, sending you big hugs. luv gina xx

Fleur said...

Oh Cheryl, I'm so so sorry. They bring us so much joy and it breaks our hearts to let them go. Thinking of you.
BIGGEST of HUGZ
Fleur xXx

Sarah said...

My lovely chum I cried for you after our phone call this morning, and also reading this beautiful post dedicated to your wee man Rex... can you give wee Alice an extra big Hug from me chum, next time you visit the wee man tell him me and Dusty says Hi''....
Cheryl chum you know I'm always here and your in my thoughts,
God Bless
Huge Huge Hugs... xoxoxoxoxox
Sarah x

Sarah said...

Hi Chum
Just to say Beautiful cards as always
Lots Hugs
Sarah x

Ira said...

So so sorry for your loss dear Cheryl, you must be devastated... You must miss him dearly... Take care, sending lots of hugs your way, Ira xox

Linda w said...

I'm very sorry to read of your sad loss. It's so difficult to lose one of our loving companions, I know.

Your projects are lovely as always. Hugs lin

Irene said...

OOOOOOOOOOOH DEar Cheryl, I am so very sorry to read this sad news. But having Rex for 14 years and all the fond memories will never ever be gone in your heart!
Losing him on Valentinesday means something very special I'm sure!!

Huge cuddle from Holland, take care

Irene

Suze Bain said...

Oh Cheryl, such a huge loss for you, he looks a lovely wee chap. Take care, big hugs. (and your cards are lovely) xx

Mette said...

Sending you hugs and will keep you in my thoughts. It's difficult to loose a much loved animal.
And such lovely cards hun - that elephant is so cute :).

Hugs, Mette

laney said...

Dear Cheryl I am so sad to read this
I am also a mum to a westie and I know how special they are ..they are family, You will always have your special memories of him
sending you a big hug
laney

Pam said...

Awww, so sorry to hear of your loss. I've always had animals, and it's hard when they are gone. We get so attatched. You'll be in my thoughts....

Karen said...

Oh Sweetheart, I feel so sad for you. Such a dreadful loss. You take it easy on yourself, HUGS xxx

Happy Days said...

Oh hun, I'm so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you.

Claire xxx

Lisa Jane said...

Oh Cheryl.. i know nothing i will say will take the hurt away - having been through it myself.. but time will ease the pain.. and the wonderful memories you have .
Take care .. and you know where i am if you want to mail me
Lisa x

Sasha said...

Hi Cheryl, I am so sorry to read your sad news. Rex looked such a sweetheart. It is so hard to say goodbye to our fur babies. Sending you a warm (((hug)))
Your cards are gorgeous:)

Rose said...

Hi Cheryl, so sorry to hear about Rex, I know how hard it is losing a dog.

Thinking of you,

Love, Rose xx

Kim Piggott said...

Oh Cheryl I am so, so, sorry for the loss of your ever faithful and loving friend. My heart goes out to you.
Sending lots of love you will be in my thoughts.
kim x

Nikbee said...

Cheryl, I am so sorry to hear about Rex.
Big hugs,
Nikki x

Anesha said...

So sorry for your loss. Lots of hugs. Anesha

Elaine A said...

Dear Cheryl -

I am so saddened to hear about the loss of Rex. I pray that the happy memories you have of him help you through this sad time. I know how hard it is to lose a pet, they wiggle their way into your heart and find a home there. He will always be with you in your heart.

Elaine Allen

Lorraine said...

Oh Cheryl, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers going out to you during this difficult time. I know my heart would be breaking if our little fur baby was no longer here - they are little family members. May your sweet & adorable Rex rest in peace. Lots of hugs.

Susan.... said...

You poor love, l am so sorry to read about your sad news..sending you a big hug from across the miles.l wept when l saw the beautiful pics and then read your post..brought back such sad times.Thinking of you Cheryl..
Hugs
susan xx

Rebekah said...

Aww Cheryl I'm so sad for you sweetie. Big hugs to you, I'm sure Rex is resting now hugs Rebekah xxx

Christine L said...

Oh Cheryl, I'm so sorry to hear your sad news and my thoughts are with you.... thank you for sharing your precious photos of Rex... he looks like he was having fun - and thats the memory you should hold dear.

Your cards are gorgeous, as always..
Hugs
Christine x

Terry said...

Cheryl, your creations are gorgeous as always. I am so sorry about the passing of Rex! They leave us with so many wonderful memories and they take all those memories and love with them. Such a wonderful life your little companion was blessed with! Big Hugs!

1CardCreator said...

So sorry for your loss Cheryl, sending you cyber hugs.

Dawn's Craft Place said...

So sorry to hear about your loss-sending you a big hug sweetie

pinky said...

Oh no Cheryl, that's so sad and I know how much you will miss little Rex. But how nice for him to pass away in your arms:( Loving your beautiful creations today. Sending you loads of big hugs.

Sue said...

Hi hun
i am so sorry to read you have lost your Rex, my heart goes out to you, what a gorgeous boy he was, big hugs, sue,xx

Claire said...

So so sorry to hear of your sad loss - those pictures are so adorable. Big hugs sweetie. Hugs, Claire xx

mustavcoffee, Gay Peplow said...

Oh Cheryl, I am so sorry for your loss. Rex looked a wonderful dog, you will be hertbroken, I am just so sorry, hugs Gay xxx

Netty said...

Sending you lots of hugs sweet Cheryl. Rex looked such a sweetie pie. xx

Debbie said...

Oh Cheryl...I'm so sorry to hear of your sad loss. Thinking of you at this sad time but take comfort in all the wonderful memories you have of Rex.
Sending you a huge hug Hun.
Debbie xx

Viv said...

What a beautiful tribute to a gorgeous little dog. You will miss him for a long time.... :(

Viv xx

CraftinGranny said...

Beautiful post Cheryl. My heart goes out to you on the loss of Rex. What a beautiful companion. Our dogs become one of our kids and it is so painful when we lose them and our hearts break. You will always remember, love, and miss him, but he will stay in your heart forever with such beautiful memories you shared together.

Gorgeous creations Cheryl! "Hugs"
Got blog candy if you get a chance to stop by.

Joey said...

Biggest Biggest of hugs to you Cheryl, my heart goes out to you xxx


your creations beautiful as ever. Joey xx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

I am so sorry Cheryl about Rex!! He was too cute!! Beautiful cards!! I especially love the vintage flair of the first one!!
hugs,
Chris

Sue said...

Oh Cheryl, I'm crying as I'm typing this!! I lost my darling Tibetan Terrier Danny a year ago and it still hurts so much!! They are like human members of the family!! It hurts so much when you lose them. Try and hold on to the happy memories, but I know it is difficult at the moment!!
Sending you Big Cyber Hugs!!
Love Sue xxx

Michele said...

i'm so sorry Cheryl! he was such a love! i hope your heart will nto be too sad. love to you. xo

Bluefairy4U said...

Oh Cheryl I am so sorry for your loss we have recently acquired a little Westie and I could not think of having her now I feel your pain and send lots of hugs and hope your little Rex is happy in doggy land lots of love Jo xxxx

Jane said...

Sorry to hear about Rex, a lovely photographic tribute to him. Gorgeous vintage card and fun elephant card I like the digi lace.

debby4000 said...

Sorry to hear you've lost a good friend, beautiful pics.
Fabulous creations.
luv
Debby

inkypinkycraft said...

I am so sorry , the are no words that are enough but thinking of you, take care hugs trace x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

I am so sorry for your loss hun, I wish that there was something I could say that would help. Your cards are all beautiful as always hun, will be thinking of you
Lindsay xx

Heather said...

so so sorry for you Cheryl, our fur babies are part of the famiy so no wonder you're devastated, massive hugs to you hun xxxxxxxxxx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Cheryl, I'm so sorry for your loss.
You've created wonderful pieces.

Cindy Haffner said...

So sorry Cheryl, big hug to you!!~

sallysbitz said...

Cheryl, I am so sorry to hear your sad news. I have lost a pet before & also what my Staffie is going through. It breaks your heart.

Thinking of you hun x

hugs sally x
sallysbitz.blogspot.com

Autumn said...

So sorry to hear of your loss Cheryl. What a wonderful tribute you've given your dear friend. Sending cyber ((((hugs)))).
xxAutumn

Maria Matter said...

oh Cheryl, I am so so sorry to hear about Rex's passing. your words are beautiful in this tribute post! lovely photos, he has the sweetest face. I'll be thinking of you hun, take care.
hugs & blessings!

Jackie said...

So sorry to hear of your loss.
Three wonderful pieces - I LOVE the elephant card.

~Tammy~ said...

My heart aches reading your post! I am so so sorry! Thanks for sharing your beautiful tribute with us.

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Cheryl I am so very sorry to hear that you have lost Rex, oh Cheryl I feel your deep sadness. I am so sorry but although I love your wonderful creations each and everyone so beautiful, my heart is with you and Rex, I love that photo of him and the verse, I am really so sorry.
Love & hugs
Lorraine xxxxxx

Dana said...

Cheryl, sorry to hear you lost Rex. Pets are so special to us. Take care, Dana.

Debbie said...

Oh Cheryl, so so sorry about your little Rex.. How sad, pets are such a part of our family.

Big Warm Hugs from me
Debbie

Aileen said...

Sorry to hear of your loss Cheryl. It's a super photo of Rex and one I'm sure will help you through your sad days. x

Nicola said...

Oh so sorry to hear your very sad news Cheryl, having lost two of my own dogs nearly four years ago now, I know how you are feeling and you are in my thoughts right now....
fab creations each and every one hun, love your designs and attention to detail!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Sadilla said...

My dear Cheryl... I send you all my love, and thoughts... I perfectly know how you feel... I passed it already some time ago...
Thank you so much for your lovely comment dear!!
a warm hug
Sadia

Dolly Daydreams said...

Oh Cheryl I'm so sorry my friend how awful my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Fabulous work Cheryl especially love the first so much gorgeous detail and fantastic images.

Take care

hugs

Marie xx

Lia said...

Oh Cheryl, Iam so sorry for you and I know what you are feeling now. We lost our Max (a Cairn Terrier: so a "cousin" from Rex) last year. He also was 15 years old. We still miss him every day!Love, Lia

Izzwizz said...

So sorry to hear of your sad loss. It sounds like he had a wonderful life with you. Maddy x

Faye said...

Oh Cheryl, my darling, I am so sorry to hear this heartbreaking news. Sending much love. xxx

Curlybear said...

So sorry for your loss Cheryl he looked like a cheeky little darling and ever so cute with the snow on his nose,Bless his furry little paws,
Hugs Bridget x

SAMARA NAVI said...

Oh Cheryl, I am so sorry! A pet is, for me, worse than a person. I've been there. My heart goes out to you. xoxoxoxox Phone me if you need to. 613-921-6284. Love Love Love Samara

Dora said...

Awww Cheryl, so sorry to hear of your sad loss, thinking of you, hope you are ok xxx

Gerri Herbst said...

dear Ceryl,
So sorry to hear about your dear Rex. My thoughts and prayers are with you. do take care of yourself, gerri

Mynnette said...

I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your precious fur baby! It broke my heart to see the sad news! :( Hugs sent to you!

Your cards are fabulous--the elephant is darling! :)

Bea said...

hi Cheryl so sorry to hear that you lost your beautiful little dog -I know just how hard that can be. You are in a lot of people's thoughts and hope that helps take care

Linby said...

So sorry to hear this Cheryl hun, as you know I had a little westie - I am in tears here for you - take care.
Linbyx

cardsbyann said...

Cheryl, I am so sorry to hear about your loss! How wonderful that you had each other for so long but I know, it's never long enough. :( Sending you hugs and keeping you in my thoughts!
-Heather M

Ellie Maggie said...

Oh Cheryl my love, I was so sorry to hear about Rex. He obviously was having such fun in the snow! I hope you will soon find comfort in the happy memories of good times your and he shared. He will always be in your heart.
Ellie Maggie x

Kathleen said...

Awww Cheryl sweetie, I am so sad for you, what a gorgeous little boy, he looked adorable. Hope you are ok hun take care
Lots of love Kat x

Cheryl said...

What an adorable dog,so sorry he has left you.Thinking of you!!!
Hugs xx

Neet said...

Oh Cheryl, I am so so sorry. What a lovely little fellow he was.
I know how you feel, I still grieve for my Oliver. That was November 1993 - but what is love if it is easily forgotten.
Neet xx

Debt Collection said...

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