a gryphon said: At least that the mom and piglet are together, and she's not immobilized in a gestation crate, like factory farms keep them. Whether you eat meat or not, you can always advocate for better treatment of Farm Animals: http://www.humanesociety.or.... I figure they deserve better than a tortured life, before we eat them. Ten billion animals are raised for food every year, and there are countless ways each of us can improve their lives. Just a thought.
This picture is from an article called "The Rescuing Hug". The article details the first week of life of a set of twins. Each were in their respective incubators and one was not expected to live. A hospital nurse fought against the hospital rules and placed the babies in one incubator. When they were placed together, the healthier of the two, threw an arm over her sister in an endearing embrace. The smaller baby's heart stabilized and temperature rose to normal.
Yes, I do still believe in happy endings, we all want to be loved deeply by the one we deeply love....but I've learned that the Happily Ever After isn't the fairy tale dream we had when we were young.Your Happily Ever After is just being happy....and if that happy involves being deeply in love and being deeply loved back...just icing on the cake...really, really good icing.