I am a wife, a mom, a recycled mom, a daughter, a sister, a bestest friend, a retired medical transcription service owner, a quilter, and with any luck, now that I am retired, I can add gardener, canner, and chicken keeper to this list!
"He is your friend, your partner, your defender -- your dog. You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion." --unknown
Say what you mean and mean what you say, but don't say it mean.
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."