I liked to tell myself that the wolves were running around and frolicking while I was sleeping, or off adventuring.
Just like I tell myself that since they're in a rainforest next to a desert, I'm doing all those sheep a favor by taking their wool.
"The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don't always soften the bad things. But vice versa, the bad things don't necessarily spoil the good things or make them unimportant."