First, for anyone who has had to euthanize a dog, I hope it helps to know that devoted owners are often wracked with guilt, no matter why the dog died. For example, I euthanized Cool Hand Luke after a long battle with kidney failure. By the time he died he was close to death when we helped him alongI had worked extensively with five veterinarians, including specialists at the UW Vet School.
Eliot, Four Quartets - East CokerPlanting is one of my great amusements, and even of those things which can only be for posterity, for a Septuagenary has no right to count on any thing but annuals. I love it because of the smells that you speak of; and also because things are dying, things that you don't have to take care of anymore, and the grass stops growing.
It makes us sober; it makes us a little sad; and many of us it makes poetic. But above all, it makes it possible for us to make up our mind and arrange to live sensibly, truthfully and always with a sense of our own limitations.
It gives us peace also, because true peace of mind comes from accepting the worst. Deprived of immortality, the proposition of living becomes a simple proposition.
This applies to the enjoyment of life in all its aspects. A sad poetic touch is added to this intense love of life by the realization that this life we have is essentially mortal.
For if this earthly existence is all we have, we must try the harder to enjoy it while it lasts. A vague hope of immortality detracts from our wholehearted enjoyment of this earthly existence.
I conceive that the land belongs to a vast family of which many are dead, few are living, and countless numbers are still unborn.The debate specifically says "Do you agree or disagree with euthanasia or mercy killing?".
What is being advocated is the right of an individual to make a decision, not to have a say or coerce an individual to make the decision to want to die. Grief is how one reacts to a loss. Losses can range from loss of employment, pets, status, a sense of safety, order, possessions, to the loss of the people nearest to us, and even to symbolic loss.
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The Saskatchewan farmer who became a controversial national figure after what he claimed was the mercy killing of his severely disabled year-old daughter, Robert Latimer wants to be pardoned.
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Heroic men, heroic women, and animals. See also the section The courage of the bullfighters, which includes material on the courage of the rock climbers and mountaineers, including the remarkable achievements of the free climber Alex Honnold..
This is a very varied section, like some other sections of the page. So much writing in support of bullfighting is suffocating in its exclusion of the.