When all is tallied, with columns for positive and negative, my kids will list foremost the complaint that I never allowed furry friends to populate our home. Guilty as charged.
If this is my main crime against humanity I get off easy.
Lucky for me others can provide the needed cat therapy, without me having to sneeze and cry habitually.
Above, the kid is holding Dr. Blum, a cat named for the doctor in Amsterdam who gave quality medical care to a nephew.