As happy as he made me, I guarded my heart. I had relationships before he came along that blew up in my face because I followed my heart more than I did my head.
Even in death, you have still taught me more about life that I could never have learned from my human companions.
You would do anything to help someone you love, right?
No one told me that this is what happens when you bring another dog in to the family – you grieve the first dog’s loss all over again. And it robs you of the experience of being excited about the new puppy coming home.