A Rescuers Creed
I shall be a believer of all that is good in man and of all that is deserving in animals.
I shall plead for their lives, campaign for their safety and uphold their right to a natural death.
I shall seek out the injured and the maimed, the unloved, and the abandoned and tend to them in their
last days. I shall not forget their place in the hierarchy of life, nor that we walk in each other's
paths. I shall bear witness to the wonder they bring into our lives and to the beauty they bestow upon
our souls. I shall renew their spirits when they are waning, bind their wounds when they bleed, cradle
them when they whimper, and comfort them when they mourn. I shall be near them in their hour of greatest
need - a companion and friend when the time has come. I shall watch over them and console them and ask
that the angels gather them in their arms. From the creatures of the earth I shall learn the fruits of
compassion and undying love, and I shall be called the beloved of God. In their company I shall indeed be
Susan M.Pearson ~
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