I apologize. This last chapter has been a little harder to write than I was expecting. I am working on it, somewhat slower than usual through my tears, and I promise to get it up later today. Keep watching this space.
To tide everyone over, here's a picture of Ziggy at Christmas time. My sister is laying next to him and I'm sitting in the chair. Ziggy enjoyed wrapping paper, but the ribbons were his favorite toy! He chased and subdued every last one of them! Click on the pic for a larger version.