God, someone gave me a dog a few weeks ago. I not only love “Jack,” but I also have a deeper appreciation of how, since he depends on me for everything, I in turn depend on you for everything, even my next breath. Jack is literally a God-sent gift to me. Thank you. Amen.
-- Chris Westbrook
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