hospice and heroes

he never fought in a war,

he felt shame at not being able to be part of it –

“they call us the greatest generation

but what about those guys they wouldn’t take?

makes you feel less of a man.”

poodle on cigar box

The poodle at his feet disagreed.

You never need to go to war to feel like a man.

or a hero.

About eteal

Reverend Teal is a minister, chaplain, artist and storyteller. She specializes in the human-animal bond and all its healing aspects.
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