Boy I can relate on that point, Delta. I really enjoy my pets and they do make me feel better. I hvae 2 kitties. Never thought I'd get a cat, let alone 2! Thanks to my son, I do. That was said with a little gritting of the teeth. haha. It's great that you are feeling better!
"When you get into a tight place and it seems that you can't go on, hold on — for that's just the place and the time that the tide will turn." Harriet Beecher Stowe