Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

FISH TALES

Bye Bye Betta

The sad saga of a fish out of water

Photo by Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash

His presence in our home was the indirect result of our seven-year-old daughter Sarah’s wish for a dog. When my wife Cheryl got cold feet about acquiring the Bichon Frisé puppy we’d put a $75 deposit on, our consolation acquisition was a ten-gallon tank with tropical fish for Sarah’s room.

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David Martin

David Martin

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