While they’re spouting their animal rescue doctrine across social media, they’re neglecting (and even hindering) the voices of those who are speaking up for impounded human children.
I didn’t give him anything but a lap and 20 minutes of my time. And it healed because it said to him, “You are worth my time. You are worth my noticing. You are worth my attention.”
That urge to play is not quite muted. That desire to be known and to feel deep love has nearly blossomed to its fullest.
Less than 24 hours ago, he free-fell from 15’ up and landed on his back on concrete. There were over 100 people present and many who saw it happen later said they felt traumatized.
When we respond with, “But it’s my right,” we have reverted to humankind's earliest verbal argument.