So Long, Thomasina

My little buddy is gone. She lived with me in four states, across three apartments and two houses and six rooms. I made her two salads a day for almost seven years, and I checked in with her every single time I went in or out of any one of my living rooms, and now I’m still checking in with her every time I come in or out, and I’m still talking to her without thinking about it, and I feel like these things are deep down in my muscle memory, and so I wonder how long it will be until I stop doing that.

She had a really wonderful life for a rabbit, and I said goodbye to her at the right time, and none of that makes me feel any better at all.

She was really sort of a pain in the ass most of the time, and I wish that she was still here.

17 Comments

  1. Oh I’m so sorry to hear this Elizabeth 😦

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  2. I’m so sorry, Elizabeth. ❤️

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  3. Josh R. says:

    I’m really sorry to hear that, it’s just really sad news. Lots of us loved your stories and complaints and random updates about her more than you probably know.

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  4. Carolyn S. says:

    Awwww, I’m so sorry to hear this. Thomasina was a special rabbit and I know you loved her very much. ❤

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  5. I’m so sorry, Elizabeth.

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  6. Rachel says:

    😦 I’m so sorry.

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  7. Jeremy says:

    Oh no. I’m really sorry! :hug:

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  8. Elizabeth says:

    Thanks y’all.

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  9. Velda says:

    No! I’m sorry, that’s awful 😦

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  10. Oh, this is sad. :hug: Thinking about you.

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  11. Chaitanya says:

    Sorry to hear about your loss 😦

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  12. Paul Ciano says:

    Very sorry, Elizabeth.

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  13. Lori McLeese says:

    Oh, Elizabeth. I’m so sorry. I loved hearing your stories about Thomasina, especially about rubbing her stomach after she ate. This is a sad day. Sending you love.

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  14. Jenny Zhu says:

    ❤️

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