We have a dog that hates loud and/or sudden noises. Did he once hit the sticky note hard enough to close the door it was on? I wonder if the noise startled him and now he's a bit shy of making it happen again?
"We are--each of us--dying; it's how we live in the meantime that makes the difference."
"It's not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived!"
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."