The Dignity and the Mystery

My nearly-fifteen-year-old dog is ready to die. Not only a dog is Mr. Jinks, but a friend who’s unconditionally, unfailingly loved me for nearly fifteen years. He can never be “just a dog,”now, can he? I took him to the vet’s earlier in the week because he had a cough, among his other old age ouches. Vet … Continue reading The Dignity and the Mystery