If they were to live double that time (Sir Walter Scott)

September 20, 2012 § 2 Comments

I have sometimes thought of the final cause of dogs having such short lives, and I am quite satisfied it is in compassion to the human race;
for if we suffer so much in losing a dog after an acquaintance of ten or twelve years, what would it be if they were to live double that time.
— Sir Walter Scott 

Ok … you’ve closed the screen door, yeah, … and what’s the game? Photo courtesy of Peta Mitchell.

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