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Captain David M. Brown Of The Shuttle


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I was reading the copy of Bark I received at the Greyhound Gathering and this caught my eye:

 

"We are dedicating this issue to Captain David M. Brown, one of the astronauts who died in the shuttle Columbia disaster. His love for dogs was noted poignantly in a New York Times obituary, 'Captain David Brown's closest companion was his 14-year old dog, Duggins, who died two days before the shuttle lifted off.' We trust that this American hero and his best friend have been reunited."

 

Maybe I'm a little too sentimental , but I shed a tear or two over this and am reminded how amazing grace is sometimes.

ATASCOSITA DIAZ - MY WONDER DOG!
Missing our Raisin: 9/9/94 - 7/20/08, our Super Bea: 2003 - 12/16/09, our Howie: 9/17/97 - 4/9/11, our Bull: 8/7/00 - 1/17/13, our Wyatt Earp: 11/22/06 - 12/16/15, and our Cyclone 8/26/05 - 9/12/16

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That is so sad but also at the same time very heart warming that his buddy was waiting for him in heaven :) I know it wouldn't be heaven if my pets wern't there to be with me.

Major & Black Jack are the BEST Doggies in the WORLD

A Major Presence - MAJOR - March 10, 1999 - January 13, 2011

Little Joe - BLACK JACK - July 31, 1998 - February 8, 2011

 

"If you lead your life the right way, the karma will take care of itself. " - Randy Pausch

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I'm still saddened by the Columbia tragedy, this makes it even sadder. But also sort of bittersweet. They are together again.

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This is very sad...but I'm glad his best friend was there to welcome him.

Beth, Petey (8 September 2018- ), and Faith (22 March 2019). Godspeed Patrick (28 April 1999 - 5 August 2012), Murphy (23 June 2004 - 27 July 2013), Leo (1 May 2009 - 27 January 2020), and Henry (10 August 2010 - 7 August 2020), you were loved more than you can know.

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