It’s beautiful when things line up perfectly so we can appreciate how, though we might go through difficulties, our troubles happen for a reason.
That happened for a man named Jude Mead and a dog named Alfonso, who has been nicknamed Miracle. The two first met under desperate circumstances earlier this year, when the dog was stranded out in the middle of the Detroit River.
According to the Detroit Free Press, the small, fluffy pooch was probably chased onto the water by a predator. He retreated to a small island in the middle of the river and it took days for him to be rescued.
“He dodged coyotes, eagles, coastguard ice breakers, frigid temps, and he even fell into the river and climbed back up on the ice,” the Friends of the Rouge River Animal Shelter posted on Facebook on Friday. “This went on for 4 days w so many on