"Did you ever know you're my hero?... You are the wind beneath my wings". As a dog, I know the truth of that song. You are indeed my hero and everything I would like to be. And when you toss my ball or Frisbee, I can truly fly.
Butterflies can't see how beautiful they are to others. People are often like that. Maybe we dogs are too. Butterflies are also a transformation from a caterpillar. So next time I chew your favorite shoe, remember I'm a work in progress.
"Build me up, Buttercup; don't break my heart" sang The Foundations. As your beloved pet, that's my job every doggone day! I'm a pro at joy building. Don't you wish you could just roll in a field of Buttercups like me?
Connected. Intertwined. Linked. Family. Many things are interdependent in Nature. The flowers need bees to pollinate them. We dogs need you and you need us. Yeah, we're family. So move over a little more. You're hogging the bed.
The Bali Flower or Plumeria is a genus of the Dogbane family. Balinese Hindus use these flowers as temple offerings or in making incense. Speaking as a canine, if these flowers are in the dog family, I'd prefer offerings of something edible.
When humans flutter their eyelashes against someone's skin, they call that tickling sensation "Butterfly Kisses". Too subtle for us dogs. I like to kiss with lots of tongue. All over your face. I can't control my licker.