Second chances can come wrapped in strange packages.
The last thing Allen needs two days before Christmas is a shivering dog on his doorstep. Just one more thing to deal with on the anniversary of the worst day of his life. What's he going to do with a stray when all the shelters are closed for the holidays? He's never been good with dogs.
But this dog is full of surprises, and before long Allen begins to wonder who needs rescuing more, himself or the dog.
A heartwarming short story about past mistakes and new futuresperfect for the season.