Serena Williams Shares Her Heartbreak Over The Death Of Her Dog In Touching Social Media Posts (Pic + Video)

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In many ways, Serena Williams is nothing at all like you or me. She is one of the greatest professional athletes of all time. Most of us are not. She made $24.6 million dollars in earnings and endorsements last year. Most of us did not. She travels the world on private jets and hooks up with famous rappers whenever she wants, and other famous athletes dress up as her for Halloween. Most of us…well, you get the idea.

However, it’s important to remember that celebrities are, in fact, real human beings. (Except for the Kardashians.) They eat, they breath, they bleed. And, just like the rest of us, when their dogs die, they cry.

Such is the case with Serena Williams this week, who lost her beloved dog, Jackie, and shared her heartbreak with her fans in a series of touching posts on social media:


Today really is hard for me. My special friend in which I got at 17 (2 weeks before I won my very first Grand Slam) left…

Posted by Serena Williams on Tuesday, November 24, 2015


RIP, Serena Williams’ dog. You will be missed by the greatest women’s tennis player of all time.

Hat Tip – [TMZ]

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