And the best and worst of this is
That neither is most to blame,
If you have forgotten my kisses
And I have forgotten our name.

pets without names are food

Human paradox,

They forget the letter of the animal, the name of the beast.

I do eat chickens but I won’t eat my pet chickens,

Names, cast feelings for things,

Naïve Native Americans with their usage of the whole beast to honor the spirit of the animals-