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I wrote my first post about Miss Lillian on March 18, 2011. I asked readers then to “follow Lillian on her journey,” and I promised, “You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll enjoy the trip with this very special lady.” I hope … Continue reading

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A sad ending to a long life

Roscoe is dead, and it’s all because of an irresponsible owner. Roscoe showed up in the Five Points South neighborhood the last week of May.  A resident of the area posted Roscoe’s photo on the group’s Facebook page, seeking information. … Continue reading

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Miss Lillian gets another great health report!

I don’t really know why I was worried about Lillian Mae because she has been getting heartworm preventative every month. She recently had her annual checkup with Dr. Jennifer Dexter at Green Springs Animal Clinic, and she passed with flying … Continue reading

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Lillian Mae takes a trip to the beach

Lillian went on her first vacation last week. She joined Greta — a vacation veteran — Joey, and me at Orange Beach. The nearly five-hour car ride down to lower Alabama was not particularly pleasant for me, although I suspect … Continue reading

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