The Dog Lived (and So Will I): The poignant, honest, hilarious memoir of a cancer survivor
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"Funny, clever, uplifting, and enjoyable, The puppy Lived (and So Will I) reminds us that animals are between our top lecturers, our strongest healers, and our such a lot steadfast buddies. I enjoyed it!"-Sy Montgomery, writer of The stable strong Pig
The story of a puppy who would not allow pass and the girl who undefined his lead.
Teresa Rhyne vowed to get issues correct this time round: new boyfriend, new condo, new puppy, perhaps even new task. yet almost immediately after she followed Seamus, a unconditionally incorrigible beagle, vets advised Teresa that he had a malignant tumor and not more than a yr to dwell. The analysis devastated her, yet she determined to struggle it, studying every thing she may possibly concerning the top therapy for Seamus. Teresa could not probably have recognized then that she was once getting ready herself for life's subsequent hurdle - a melanoma prognosis of her own.
She cast forward with survival, combating an epidemic, scuffling with for medical professionals she wanted, and baring her middle for a likely star–crossed courting. The puppy Lived (and so Will I) is an uplifting and heartwarming tale approximately how canines thieve our hearts, express us find out how to stay, and educate us find out how to love.
A heartwarming, hilarious booklet approximately canines, relationships and surviving life's demanding situations with humor and charm is ideal for fanatics of Marley and Me, The heart position and A Dog's goal will love this touching memoir.
Other books via Teresa Rhyne:
Dogs have been Rescued (And So used to be I)
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"This poignant and fast–moving memoir...is facts that even a hard–charging attorney is not any fit for a big–hearted beagle." -Martin Kihn, writer ofBad puppy (A Love Story)
"...encouraging story of finding love and love in unforeseen places..."-Publishers Weekly
"A publication that dares to be honest and unhappy and hilarious all at once."-Susan Conley, writer of The superior strong Fortune
physique. It’s no longer a funeral. attempt being much less literal approximately your emotions. I replaced from the black pants to a black skirt with a ruffled hem. Ah definite, very black widow at a funeral. that are supposed to cause them to cozy. Why not only throw a wide-brimmed black hat and darkish sun shades on in addition? I took off the skirt and sweater and threw them in a nook of my closet. I wear a white eyelet sundress. and that i took that off too, tossing it within the pile. who're you kidding? Virginal white? Hilarious! A.
mom and dad could set forth an edict. We had amusingly sufficient suggestion the alternative was once his to make. now not being mom and dad ourselves, we had underestimated the parental intuition for defense in their younger. and naturally, we had did not remember that a thirty-year-old may perhaps nonetheless be thought of “young” to his mom and dad. but if they’d staged what I known as “the intervention” after Thanksgiving, it weighed seriously on Chris. And on me. I didn’t trust he’d withstand his mom and dad. I’d misplaced.
Didn’t have this puppy, he’d be lifeless two times over! He used to be a road beagle with melanoma, for godssake! “I’m doing the simplest I can.” That’s all i may muster. I regarded as pathetic as Seamus. She may perhaps besides have ordered me down. “Seamus remains to be greatly on top of things during this residence. He’s a true challenge, and you’ve bought to benefit to address this. Watch.” She used her boot-clad foot to roll Seamus over onto his again. Seamus curled his lips again. I’d by no means obvious these canines tooth sooner than until foodstuff was once being.
Dog.” “For now. you need to get…stay…in keep an eye on of the dog…stay… first.” Seamus had made a couple of lame makes an attempt to wake up. back, with no taking a look at him, she had given instructions that he obeyed. It was once simply unhappy. Hadn’t this puppy been via adequate? ultimately she acknowledged, “Okay. Up.” Seamus received up slowly, now not trusting that there wouldn’t be one other command. He slunk over to me, and, after all, I went to puppy him. “Don’t.” “Don’t puppy him?” “He didn’t do whatever to deserve petting.” “Are you kidding?” “No.
On my method to the rest room. The puppy has a mattress upstairs, one other one downstairs, couches, and a recliner he may well sleep on, and he sleeps in the midst of the hallway?” “You stepped on him?” “No. I approximately fell on my face attempting to not step on him.” “He’s scared.” I wrapped either fingers round Seamus, and he leaned into me, yet he persevered to examine Chris. “He’s a hypochondriac.” “The puppy is a hypochondriac?” “I didn't damage him.” “I don’t imagine you probably did. He’ll be fine,” I stated, rubbing Seamus’s.