You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend but never your slave.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
(May 04, 1929 - January 20, 1993)
One is never too old to yearn
Jealousy is the grave of affection
Mary Baker Eddy
(July 16, 1821 - December 03, 1910)
Shine here to us, and thou art everywhere,/ This bed thy centre is, these walls, thy sphere.
(January 24, 1572 - March 31, 1631)
If female bats mate with more than one male, a sperm competition begins. The male who ejaculates the greatest number of sperm wins the game, and hence many bats have evolved outrageously big testes.
What breaks in a moment may take years to mend.