Friday, March 14, 2008

Friday Fill Ins: My Cat Talks In His Sleep

1. Contact may cause my cat to start purring.
2. The parties hereto do mutually agree to eat a scoop of ice cream every night unless otherwise determined and agreed upon by all involved.
3. Disney parks sure have gotten crowded.
4. A good night's sleep sounds really good right about now!
5. I positively adore my animals.
6. My husband's happy dance always makes me smile.
7. And as for the weekend, tonight I'm looking forward to falling fast asleep, tomorrow my plans include counting my blessings and Sunday, I want to stretch out as long as possible before the start of the new work week!

Booking Through Thursday fell by the wayside with other things going on in my life right now. I hope to participate next week. I just cannot seem to catch a break health wise. Sadder still, however, is that a friend and coworker of mine who has been battling cancer for the past couple of years is nearing the end of her fight. While her body may be failing her, her spirit is strong. She had been looking forward to coming back to work and her wedding this spring. Melyssa is one of those people who brings sunshine, a pretty smile, a ready joke, a kind word to share, and a generous heart wherever she goes. Please keep her as well as her family in your thoughts and prayers.

Edited at 9:18 a.m., 03/15/2008: The doctor upped the dosage of Melyssa's pain medication so that she would be more comfortable and be able to sleep. She passed away in her sleep late last night. The earth has lost a great person, but God has gained an angel. My prayers are with her family.


  1. My dog talks in her sleep too. We think she chases things. :-)

    I'm sorry you've had a tough week, Wendy. I hope you can rest up this weekend.

  2. I'm so sorry to hear about your friend :( I will keep her and her family in my thoughts.

  3. I'm so sorry to hear about your friend. And I hope you're feeling better soon too.
    Bailey sometimes talks in his sleep and I always wonder what he's dreaming about at the time.

  4. Florinda - My dog does that too! It's so cute. I didn't know my cat talked in his sleep until yesterday evening.

    I do plan to rest this weekend. Catch up on sleep. I hope you have a good weekend.

    Nymeth & Debi - Thank you so much.

    Tanabata - Thank you. I'm on antibiotics right now, so hopefully that will knock out the infection.

    I wish I knew what my animals were dreaming too. :-)

  5. Ice cream every night, Yummy! Unfortunately, I don't think I could stop at one scoop.

  6. Your friend and her family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. You and your friend's family are in my prayers. I hope your health situation straightens out, soon.


  8. I'm so sorry to see that loss has reached you, as it does all of us sometimes. I pray that you will be able to both remember your friend at all the perfect moments and forget your grief as all the imperfect ones.

  9. Wendy, I'm so sorry about your friend. I hope you are doing okay and hugs to you.

  10. Wendy, I am so so sorry to hear about your friend. I will keep her and her family, as well as you, in my prayers and thoughts. She sounds like a very wonderful and courageous person. Now she will be able to rest in pain free peace and will always be in the hearts and lives of those she touched.
    I hope that you start to feel better and your health gets better soon.

  11. Susan - It's hard to stop at one scoop, I know. We have these little sundae glass bowls that are just perfect for one scoop. That's what keeps me in line. :-)

    BookGal - Thank you so much.

    CJ - Thank you for your condolences and your well wishes. I am going in for more tests this next Wednesday and am hoping for good news. Fingers crossed!

    Andi - Thank you. I have many happy memories to hold onto of my friend, fortunately.

    Jen & Iliana - Thanks so much.

    April - I appreciate it so much, thank you.

  12. I'm sorry to hear about your friend. May you all feel loved and supported in the coming days, especially her fiance.
    Take care of yourself too.

  13. So, so sorry to hear of your friend Melyssa. My thoughts and prayers to all of you.

  14. I'm sorry to hear about your friend, Wendy...

  15. My thoughts are with you, and your friend's family. I know how hard it can be to lose a loved one.

    I hope you're feeling better, too.

  16. Susan - Thank you. I can't even imagine how difficult this is for her fiance.

    Kay, Alice, Nikki, and Alisia - Thank you all so much.

  17. I'm so sorry to hear about your friend, Wendy. May she rest in peace. You take care too! {Hugs}

  18. I'm so sorry to hear about Melyssa, Wendy.

  19. I'm so sorry to hear about your friend...sometimes, things just really suck :-(

  20. Thank you, Melody, Janet, and Janet. It's been a rough couple of weeks.

  21. I am so sorry. My thoughts are with you and your family. - clea


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