Tag Archives: kindness towards animals

Most Poignant Story of the Week

I met a woman in the park with a Corgi. You don’t see many of what’s been coined the Queen’s dogs, since it’s not one of your more popular breeds. They’re so funny looking they’re cute, with their large heads … Continue reading

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Soldiering On

There’s a Vietnam vet in a wheelchair I see quite often who has a pit named Zeke. The two of them never fail to get my attention. The guy is very handsome despite his careworn demeanor…blonde, blue-eyed, looks like an … Continue reading

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Have We Met?

I was perusing past posts to see just how many times I’ve written about animals. It’s amazing how often I have had a four-legged experience to share. Get ready because here comes another one. My love for them influences the … Continue reading

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Brief Encounter

What happened to me last weekend reminded me of the 1945 Noel Coward film Brief Encounter,  when 2 strangers meet amorously on a train. For me it was Central Park but the sentiment was essentially the same – fast and … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

Hi, it’s Nikki, remember me? I was looking for a date a while back…well good news, I found one. His name is Jason and he’s an actor and probably the sweetest guy in the whole world. We met on Petfinders … Continue reading

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Animal Husbandry

Hi… My name is Nikki and I’m not embarrassed to say that I’m looking for a life partner. My step-brother, Anthony, says I’m too fat to be doing this but what does he know? I’m what you call a full-figured … Continue reading

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P.T. and Me

In my post, Playing In The Minors, I told a historical anecdote toward the end concerning circus elephants. That said, I was highly reprimanded by an acquaintance for advocating elephant abuse. I take great umbrage in this since that is … Continue reading

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