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The Rule Still Stands

If you think about it, the word “Dog” is a  bit of a concept.  I’d be hard-pressed to explain to you the difference between Dogs and Cats, but I surely can tell a French bulldog from a Siamese cat, and … Continue reading

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His penmanship is terrible!

Today, Shimmer and I were one of THOSE people. Here’s the story: I needed to pick up cat kibble for our cats. A task Shimmer couldn’t care less about, except that kibble was involved. He’s a fiend for kibble: dog, … Continue reading

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Today’s Conversation

Her: “Excuse me, is that dog all right?” Me: “He’s resting because it’s hot.” Her: “It’s, like, not even seventy outside.” Me: “Well, he gets hot.” Her: “He doesn’t look right. You should get him home.” Shimmer belches, end of … Continue reading

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An uphill battle

We live on the top floor in a home, on the tippy-top of the hill, of the third highest hill in the city. And, as I remind Shimmer when he’s apt to explore a new trail towards some dark morass, … Continue reading

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PFTW

Picture from the walk:

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Sunday Scrapbook

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A rose by any other name…

Spring decided to arrive a bit early here and fresh green grass has replaced the dead winter grass. Shimmer prefers this over the hard sidewalk.  Because he usually decides where we’re going, we’ve been hitting a lot of large grassy … Continue reading

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