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My Best Friend was a Human Trapped in a Dog’s Body

A story of dogged grief and pure love

Photo of our dog Max looking out the rearview car mirror.
Scanning the road for danger. Photo provided by author.

Max was my constant companion. He rarely left my side. He was my personal trainer, co-pilot, bodyguard and best friend.

Max and I power-walked at least 6 miles every single day. Over 11 years, we covered 15,000 miles together — the equivalent of walking over halfway around the world. He was…




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Alice Goldbloom

Alice Goldbloom

Woman of a certain age. On a good day I am 12 feet tall. Join me on Substack @ A Considerable Age.

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