A revered philosopher (Spock in Startreck II – Wrath of Khan) once said that the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few. Or the one, as Captain Kirk so handily pointed out.
So what does this have to do with today’s blog?
As I sat down to write this morning’s post, I heard a poignant yap. There came another, and then another. Then a full-on howling tanty.
Out in the kitchen, young Harry, our new puppy sat forlorn and miserable. Why wouldn’t anyone play with him?
So today, in defiance of logic and the good Mr Spock, I am putting the needs of the few first. Or the one.
Because that’s what love does.
We’re off to play fetch and have a wrestle on the lawn…
How about you? Is there anyone in your life, furry or human, who might also need a little extra love and attention?
Spock is very wise. But he also has a Vulcan heart. Human hearts have a different kind of wisdom. We know that sometimes one is more important than the many…
*PS – Aaaah – my cover’s blown. My geekiness revealed. Star Trek? Yes, she whispers, I own all the boxed sets…