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  Little Lost Soul
by Mr. Ed
Saturday, July 07, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.

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“As we go down life's lonesome highway

Seems the hardest thing to do is to find a friend or two,

A helping hand - Someone who understands,

That when you feel you've lost your way,

You've got someone there to say I'll help you.”

Lionel Ritchie,

Say You, Say Me

 

 

Morning Rush Hour

On A Busy Highway

He’s Lost and All Alone

Will He Survive This Day

 

And Very Soon, The Chase Has Begun

By Some Compassionate State Troopers

They All Try Very Hard, To Capture Him

But He’s Frightened, Through and Through

 

Several Miles Down This Busy Highway

This Little Lost Soul Takes The ‘Off Ramp’

Here, Several Caring Souls Try To Catch Him

Despite Their Compassionate Efforts, They Can’t

 

He Has Now Journeyed Over Seven Miles In 100 Degree Heat

He Eventually Takes Refuge In Some Tall Grass By The Road

A Very Determined Young Man, Finally Corrals This Lost Soul

Everyone Is Now Joyous, On The News, His Story Soon Unfolds

 

He Is Now Exhausted, Dehydrated, And One Of His Paws Is Bleeding

So I Pick Him Up, He’s Too Tired To Protest, And We Are On Our Way

I Carry Him To My Truck, And Then Transport Him To My Vet’s Office

Where Lucky Little ‘Rags’ Is On The Road To A Much Better Life Today

 

Morning Rush Hour

On A Busy Highway

He Is Lost and All Alone

But He Did Survive This Day

 

Thanks To Many Caring People

This Little Lost Soul, Is Now Safe

No Longer Lost, Alone, Or Afraid

 

 

©A Brutally Hot July Morning 2012, Mr. Ed
  


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Reviewed by Tom Hyland 7/14/2012
LOVE .... FROM 'RAGS' ... TO ... 'RICHES' ....

WOULD THAT ALL 'LOST SOULS' COULD BE RESCUED ... BY LOVE!
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 7/10/2012
OMG! Thank goodness you caught him, Ed! What a horrible ordeal for a darling little soul like him....I pray Rags finds a loving family to end his nightmares.....Bless you!

Anna
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 7/8/2012
wonderful that he has a chance for a forever home

m
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 7/8/2012
And those caring souls-those folks who helped this little guy--they are were the focus should be--the best of humankind doing the right thing!
Reviewed by Ruan Mills Burke 7/8/2012
...and there we have one more lucky little dog being bestowed the greatest gift of all - love.
God Bless you, Ed.
Reviewed by jude forese 7/7/2012
finding a true friend for the underdog is a wonderful experience ...
Reviewed by Vivian Dawson 7/7/2012
God giving caring *Mr Ed*...
blessings in abundance for
You in return....

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 7/7/2012
It is your lot in life sweetheart to care for all these little lost souls, you are such a kind loving soul.

This was lovely and heartwarming

Thank you

Love and Light
Lily
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 7/7/2012
You are truly a dog's Angel. Stay cool, calm, and collect more dogs from the brutality of uncaring humans.

Ron
Reviewed by Budd Nelson 7/7/2012
Mr Ed,
Thank you.
budd
Reviewed by Shirley Houston 7/7/2012
Beautifully penned & touching!
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 7/7/2012
Awwww, so glad he was finally put in safe and caring hands, thank goodness!
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER 7/7/2012
I like what Victoria had to say, wish more were like that, bless you for helping!
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 7/7/2012
Oh My, a goood happy ending, so wonderful Mr. Ed not has a poor lost soul to look after......neat oh.
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 7/7/2012
it makes me so sad that any animal is ever alone & hungry
not just for food but their need for love...
just like we need kindness & tenderness & compassion they too
need the same emotional wealth...
..and too (as I am sure you know) it can be dangerous to try
and catch a stray lost from home as they are frightened
and may bite-which doesn't mean they are a mean animal
they are just scared...it takes patience too save some
I used to be a zoo house for saving all the animals
I even try to save baby birds, rabbits & all the toads :)

Love & Animal Rescues
Vickie
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 7/7/2012
Poor little guy, but you & he found each other and I have high hopes after a bit of water and food he will perk up and be happy again...(maybe another addition to YOUR doggy entourage...?)

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Where The Redwing Sings

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My Dog Is My Hero

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Curious Creatures - Wondrous Waifs, My Life with Animals

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Through Katrina's Eyes, Poems from an Animal Rescuer's Soul

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Cemetery Island

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Gold River Canyon

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Mystery of Madera Canyon

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