When I was a lonely little kid, Doug the dog strayed into my life, as a helpless frightened pup.
As we both grew up, we would end up destroying each other’s loneliness by playing fetch the entire day, it was just me, Doug and the ball.
Now many years have passed, just I and the ball remain, as Doug left for his next adventure, leaving me lonely yet again…
Word Count: 69
Prompt: Three Line Tales Week 142