“My partner and I both craned our necks because she was so beautiful.
We assumed that she was one of the patients at the hospital, as opposed to one of the dogs up for adoption.
At the interview I was wearing a rainbow button, as the Supreme Court had just legalized gay marriage the day before.
The interviewer said, I see your button and I am so excited, I’ve been with my partner for 43 years.
We told her we were looking for a short haired, small female.
We thought she would bring out a chihuahua.”