Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Family photos



This is me and my precious baby. Mandy was stolen a few days after this picture was taken last year. I miss her so much.






My three precious daughters!

Marisa, Jenna, Catherine



6 comments:

  1. They do look precious, Esther :)

    I wanted to let you know I really enjoy reading your lovely blog. Am adding you to my blog links.

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  2. Very nice photos, Esther. :)

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  3. Thank you, bhaswati and jeff.

    bhaswati,
    Thank you for the nice comments.I really enjoyed checking out your blog too. You had me laughing through a couple of them.

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  4. Sorry to bring this up, but your first picture was such a powerful statement. Are you saying she was kidnapped? I'm very sorry, whatever the circumstance.

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  5. Yes, my little Mandy was puppynapped. Sad, sad story. It was done right before my eyes.

    She was this tiny, obedient little shitsu that always jumped into my lap whenever I sat at the computer. She also slept at my feet at night.

    She would tug at my sock if she wanted to go outside to do her thing and I would always open the door and wait for her.

    Several times I'd sit on the porch and since we have A LOT of undesireable foot traffic (I live in a beautiful historical area but just two blocks away is our skid row area) people would always comment on how cute she was.

    That day, my sister called and I went in to get the phone. I hung up about five minutes later and I ran out and Mandy was gone. In the distance I could see some kids running and I yelled at them. When they turned, they had my dog and by the time I ran inside, grabbed my cell phone and car keys, they were long gone. I did not get a good description. I filed a police report but that didn't help. And not even my hefty, no questions asked, reward brought her back.

    I cried for months.
    I still miss her and still look for her everywhere.

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  6. That's awful! Although I should not be, I'm still shocked at the depths people sink to. Sorry again, September.

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