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Parrotlet Rainbow Bridge In memory of those who have gone over the rainbow bridge. Though they may not be with us, they will always be in our heart.

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Old 05-26-2020, 07:18 PM   #1
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Our little girl, Keira, passed away today shortly after returning from the vet. She was in our lives for a little over 8 years and has left a huge hole in our hearts.
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Old 05-26-2020, 08:14 PM   #2
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What a beautiful little hen. You can just see the mischievousness in the sparkle of her eyes.
Sorry for your loss. I believe it hurts so much when we lose one of these little guys because they take a bit of our souls with them so we can be reunited on what comes next on the other side of the Rainbow Bridge.
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Thank you. I never knew that her passing would hurt so much.
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Old 05-26-2020, 11:47 PM   #4
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I am very sorry for your loss...
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I'm so sorry that you have lost little Kiera. I agree with Ozzie, I believe you will see Kiera again one day. With God, all things are possible.
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Rainbow Bridge

Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge.

When a bird dies that has been especially close to someone here, that bird goes to the Rainbow Bridge. At the Rainbow Bridge, there are meadows, hills, and beautiful trees of all kinds where all our special friends can fly and climb, hang and flap, hop and run, jump and play, squawk and squeal and sing together.

There is plenty of good food, including grapes and peanuts, ice cream and cheese, spaghetti and especially lots of pizza. There is crystal clear water in brooks and springs are filled with water as well as every kind of delicious fresh fruit juice.

One warm spring even runs full of the coffee they can now drink their fill of without hearing a single no-no. There is a lot of glorious sunshine and sweet warm rain when they want it and our friends are warm and comfortable and totally at peace.

All the birds that had been ill or old are restored to health and vigour and to their natural incredible beauty. Their feathers shine, their wing feathers are whole and their eyes gleam once again with vitality. Those who were hurt, maimed, ignored, or broken-hearted are made whole again, just as we remember them in our dreams of days gone by.

The birds are happy and content. Except for one small thing: they each miss someone very special to them who had to be left behind when the bird returned home. Still they all fly and play happily and safely and noisily together: even the grouchiest greys and orneriest senegal, the tiniest finches, the grandest macaws and the sassiest of parrotlets.

But the day comes for each bird when he suddenly stops and looks far into the distance. His body freezes and his bright eyes are intent as he watches and listens in silence. Suddenly he begins to fly from the group, soaring over the green grass, his wings flapping harder and harder!

You have been spotted - and he shrieks to you and then calls your name and his own and cries again and again, as he rushes towards you.When you and your bird finally meet, you cling to each other in joyous reunion, knowing you will never be parted again.

Your face and your fingers and even your toes are covered with beak nibbles and soft ecstatic kisses. Your hair is preened by that special beak, and his head bends under your fingers to invite your touch. Your hands again find their way under beloved wings, to caress the downy softness beneath.

You look once more into the trusting eyes of your companion, so long from your physical life on earth but never for an instant absent from your heart. Your tears of joy are gently brushed away by those beloved wings and feeling immersed once more in total contentment and love, you and your beloved companion cross the Rainbow Bridge together.

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Old 05-28-2020, 07:21 AM   #7
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She was truly beautiful. Very sorry for your loss---
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I want to thank everyone for your words of support. They have helped me get through these last two terrible days.

The Rainbow Bridge story is beautiful and hopeful but the point that I am at in my grief, it makes me sad.

Keira was indeed a beautiful little girl both inside and out.
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I'm so sorry for your loss....
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I appreciate your condolences. I never want to go through this again.
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