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Friday, February 26, 2016

Sci Fi Saturday (A Day Early))-Remembering

I'm not the sort of person who scrap books or saves momentos and photos. I started blogging six years ago because I wanted to create a record of memories that I could visit any time.  I figured, that for me at least, a photo saved on the Internet was safer from loss  then one languishing in a drawer.  

Recently circumstances colluded so as to make me look back a year ago.   It happened because I got a notice from the library  that a book I had placed a hold on a year ago had finally came in. 

I Am Spock by Leonard Nimoy.  I requested it a year ago after he died but so many other readers had the same idea that it took me a year to make it to the top of the list .  After I picked up the book I remembered my pug Spock tribute from last year. 

Such cuteness and there is my darling Tubby on the left.  This was taken about 7 weeks before he passed.  At the time he was feeling good and in apparently great shape for a nearly 14 year old pug.  I'm so greatfull for this memory, particularly because I love seeing him next to little Fry, they had such a short time together.  It's so important to treasure these times. As Nimoy said in his final message to his fans


  1. We know you like that Star Trek stuff
    Lily & Edward

  2. So much cuteness, the Pugs, not Spock. I love that your blog is like a scrapbook. I had never thought of it that way

  3. Luffs the Pug Trekkie Tribute, great photo
    Can you let mum nose if the book is any good please 'cos she are a Trekkie as well and might like to read it on her commute
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

  4. First of all, we can't believe it took a year to get the book! But it looks like it was worth waiting for, love the true for me!

  5. That is the wonderful thing about blogging - all the memories within
    Mr Bailey, Hazel & Mabel

  6. That was one of my main reasons for starting my Sheltie Blog. I love being able to go back and see the pictures, read the stories, etc. It has been a great way to document what has happened in their lives.

  7. Wow, it took a year for the book to become available! He has really lots of fans!
    Love that quote - so true!

  8. Such a sweet post! I'm glad that you were able to come across this memory of your dear Tubby. Through my blog I have also come across past posts and memories of precious moments with my sweet girl Murkurie. It is so sweet to have these remembrances.

  9. That quote is hauntingly poignant and so incredibly true. Thank you for the wise reminder from Mr. Nemoy.

    ♥ Jessica

  10. As a newcomer to your blog, thank you for sharing your Spock pugs. They are so cute in that photo.


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