Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Worth a Thousand Words: Sympathy

Briton Riviere, Sympathy, 1877
Via British Paintings. I may have featured this before (so many pictures, so many blog posts), but I just love the dog in this. As who would not?

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  1. That dog is a slightly smaller mirror version of our yellow lab/golden retriever mix, Roxie. She is deeply sympathetic and loving, with the same expressive face. Got to send that to my husband and kids.

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  2. Our love for dogs and their love for us is, to paraphrase something C. S. Lewis said, a hint of what the world might have been if not for the Fall.

    - Mack In Kirbyville

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