“Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory unannounced, stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never leave. Our lives are measured by these.” ― Susan B. Anthony
The moments that matter often simply pass us by and it is in their waning scent that there lies a yearning which would never be satiated.
Holding in your palms the precious pulsating heartbeat of a fur ball. That distinct coffee aroma that puppy breaths smell like. Those toddling wobbling paw steps, like the dance of innocence….