This homeless man sleeps with his dog in his arms, a four-legged angel who never lets him down

The Internet may be a huge container with stranger and funny photos, but also with other less pleasant and fewer edifying contents.

The sweetness and ugliness of such an outsized tool, often without filters, consists in capturing the truth of things, both in their rawness and in their beauty. So, it happens that each now then during this train of shots that run through the windows like faces, moving scenes appear that leave you speechless and invite you to reflect for a couple of moments on what truth values of life really are.

On Instagram was posted the image of a homeless man holding a dog in his arms, a sight that contains at an equivalent time the sadness of misery, but also the tenderness of affection and then the light of hope. As is so often the case, everyone tends to find out what they need, a touch like in Rorschach’s Stain Test, and projects out what they really carry inside.

Between the possible readings, one cannot help but think that, although it’s a representation of poverty and what it means to some on the road, this photo conveys a crucial message. TheThis man and his puppy rested between everyone’s eyes, giving each other affection and The stranger isn’t alone, but can believe the unconditional love of a faithful friend, a guardian spirit without wings but with four legs.