We got our first dog, Daisy, in December 2007. I was eight years old at the time.
Indulge me for a minute, would you? You’re about to go into battle against your country’s most formidable foe. They have 100,000 men in their army and have been burning and pillaging the countryside. Not only that, but they want to wipe your nation from the face of the earth and leave no traces behind. Every monument is to be destroyed, every book burned, every man killed.
In our day and age, we are taught acceptance of other people and their lifestyles. At no other point in history have people felt more comfortable of being themselves than they are right now, though humanity still has a long way to go. Throughout history there has been a fear of persecution over wrong accusations. However, in some countries, this is still the case. One of the most horrific trends of persecution was that of the witch trials.