and it thunders in my ears and flutters in my heart, ringing with such an indescribable song.<--- Oh god you have no idea how much I love your voice. It's like a happy torment to my soul. I love to hear you randomly sing. you beautiful being, you.
It came to me that every time I lose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them, and every new dog who comes into my life gifts me with a piece of their heart. If I live long enough all the components of my heart will be dog, and I will become as