The author has two loves:writing and painting pet portraits. After many years in the UK as a professional charity fundraiser and marketer, Lois now lives in Brisbane Australia, where she divides her time between writing, painting, and charity work.
on Feb. 22, 2013 :
I'm sorry for the author if this story is about a real occurrence. It certainly seems real. Though the reader knows the ending from the start, this calm, poignant description of all the little things that make up a long goodbye holds you in its grip.