“Just a Dog”

  From time to time, people tell me, “lighten up, it’s just a dog,” or, “that’s a lot of money for just a dog.” They don’t understand the distance traveled, the time spent, or the costs involved for “just a dog.”   Some of my proudest moments have come about with “just a dog.”   Many hours have passed and my only company was “just a dog,” but I did not once feel slighted.   Some of my saddest moments have been brought about by “just a dog,” and in … Read more