Isn’t much to look at.
At least not by some people’s standards
He does not have a shiny coat (his sides are dull and scarred).
His ears aren’t silky or floppy or perky (in fact they are hardly there).
And his eyes aren’t at all bright (they’re more of a cloudy, milky grey).
Walter’s tail, though, doesn’t care
about these things at all.
It wags as though it had just won Best in Show,
every short and crooked inch of it.