Monthly Archives: August 2011

Chapter 31 — Greta Flunks Out

Greta  loves people and  loves to allow them to stroke her,  but she’s been drummed out of the Pets on Wheels (http://www.petsonwheels.org) candidate corps. I had been thinking about  Greta’s  need for affection and her willingness to give soft-eyed gazes … Continue reading

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Chapter 30 — A Dog’s Best Friend

Sometimes, man is a dog’s best friend. Ron, my late husband, had been part of Greta’s new family  when we brought her home from the Carroll County Humane Society in 2006.  http://www.carr.org/humane/  He petted her and occasionally walked her, but … Continue reading

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Chapter 29 — Digression: Angry At Birds

Okay, now I’m angry.  No more Ms. Nice Guy.  The birds that have been slashing beak-sized holes in  my tomatoes are going to find their tail feathers hauled into court  if  they don’t straighten up and fly right.  (Sorry, couldn’t … Continue reading

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