“Our Comfort Dogs show unconditional love, are excellent listeners, and never judge those they serve.”
“Just know, I love you,” the frightened younger brother texted as the gunman was on his rampage.
“I asked him if she was bothering him, and with a somber face and watery eyes he said, ‘No, no. I lost my dog last night.’”
“I’m amazed by her passion for those affected by dementia/Alzheimer’s. Thank you for making such a difference. It’s a day I will never forget.”
Students are hailing him their hero as they recount those devastating moments.
“When the thoughts of suicide and self-harm came, I remember laying on my bathroom floor thinking about the letter I would write to my son.”
“I’ll be cleaning buttercream out of the floorboards for months but I reckon it was 100 percent worth it.”
“You never forget to say, ‘I love you,’ or kiss goodnight. You realize that one day you’ll desperately miss the things that used to annoy you.”
“We found out we were both hiding our rings in the same underwear drawer, and we were both sneaking into the room to look at the rings. But we never noticed each other’s!”
“I had multiple panic attacks while locked in the closet. She reiterated many times that I would be safe and she won’t let anything happen to me.”