Ditch the Bone

When I fed the dogs this morning, Welby wouldn’t eat. He ran off to retrieve his bone so Caddie wouldn’t get it. He stood there helpless over his food dish, clutching the bone in his mouth. He couldn’t eat while having to guard that bone. I gently took it away from him, saving him from his own selfishness, and he dove happily into his food dish. I saw myself in him.

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