our Lady X. . . .
lover of the great outdoors. . .
snow puppy . . .
opener of the screen door, and sneaker in-er when no one was watching. . .
patient endurer of Dada's practical jokes. . .
finder of that one spot of sunshine. . .
and epicurean of rawhide. . .
lover of walks. . . car rides. . . and the great jog, dog, jog. . .
great giver of kisses. . .
great lap snuggler. . .
aka: Dude. . . Dude Wude. . . Dudentain. . . Big-O. . . Poopy Bo Jangles. . . and many silly other things we could rhyme together. . .
went to find her buddy Tyler yesterday morning. . . after bravely, patiently, and uncomplainingly fighting a brain tumor for weeks. . .
her favorite games included: gimme that stick!. . . dog kabossee. . . x-ey bronco. . . and x-ey crackhouse. . .
we were very lucky to share 12 beautiful. . . bark-filled. . . kiss and snuggle-filled years with her. . .
and she is very much missed. . .