I Googled the meaning of ‘steadfast’ for inspiration,
resolutely or dutifully firm and unwavering.
loyal, faithful, committed, devoted, dedicated, dependable,
reliable, steady, true, constant, staunch, trusty.
Now at the risk of boring readers all I could think of
From the day I brought him home…
until he became the master and was
teaching his apprentice, he was
all of those definitions of steadfast to me.