Irving Townsend wrote, “We who choose to surround ourselves with lives even more temporary than our own, live within a fragile circle, easily and often breached. Unable to accept its awful gaps, we still would live no other way. We cherish memory as the only certain immortality, never fully understanding the necessary plan.”
These amazing spirits, show us so well, that yesterday and tomorrow are just that, and today, this moment, is really all we have, so we better make the most of it. There are no would haves, could haves, or should haves for our dogs. Each moment is a perfect life time, filled with love and joy, and all for us.
It is said that life and death are twins, and that grief and hope walk hand in hand, and though grief is a blanket of darkness, it is followed by light, and our sorrow is embraced by comfort.