I understand well the concept of the cycle of life, but I wasn’t prepared to lose two of my best feline friends just a few weeks apart of each other. My True Love, Dena, lost her cat, Paul, a couple of months ago and one of my own cats, Elvis passed on just a couple of weeks ago. I still feel their loss and am often reminded of the great gifts they have given me. Not the least of which is a better understanding of unconditional love.
It has been estimated that there are eight to ten major human emotions: joy, trust, fear, surprise, sadness, curiosity, disgust, anger and anticipation are some of the terms used. From there, more complex emotions are variations or combinations of these.