The Letter Carrier and the story of a Dog

Originally posted on savingbandit:
I’ve been thinking and wondering to myself. Does that letter carrier know the immensity of what happened that afternoon on April 10, three years ago? Does he drive his post office vehicle passed the little house where he once tried to deliver a registered letter? Is he aware that the ‘seconds’…

Ordinary People from 121 Countries

Bandit has received support by ordinary people from 121 different countries all over the world – it is truly amazing that we have all come together for a universal common goal – the life of a dog named Bandit. The love of dog truly knows no boundaries. Thank you to all who have given, prayed, …

What about the other dog?

For the purposes of transparency and to address the point the AC&R is making about the letter carrier being attacked by two dogs, I am making this clarification. One dog was Bandit who resides in the home where the incident took place, the other was a visiting dog. I will attempt to keep the facts …

The Letter Carrier and the story of a Dog

I’ve been thinking and wondering to myself. Does that letter carrier know the immensity of what happened that afternoon on April 10, three years ago? Does he drive his post office vehicle passed the little house where he once tried to deliver a registered letter? Is he aware that the ‘seconds’ he spent on the …

'This soldier, I realized, must have had friends at home and in his regiment; yet he lay there deserted by all except his dog. I looked on, unmoved, at battles which decided the future of nations. Tearless, I had given orders which brought death to thousands. Yet here I was stirred, profoundly stirred, stirred to tears. And by what? By the grief of one dog.' Napoleon Bonaparte, on finding a dog beside the body of his dead master, licking his face and howling, on a moonlit field after a battle. Napoleon was haunted by this scene until his own death. bonapartedog