The tee shirt routine still working wonders at keeping Sophie and her bandages clean.No signs of pain. Bob decidedly unhappy. He lies in front of the Rickety Old Farmhouse grumbling at the builders. He gets taken on lots of walks and shopping trips but nothing is a substitute for being able to chase his sister.
The Old Farmer spends much of the day working on his little yellow car. In the afternoon he appears at the front gate.'' M'Ongoose I 'm glad to see you ".He pauses to make sure I've understood before continuing. '' Could you keep an eye on things for me ? I'm going away ". ' No problem ' I say before adding 'Going far ? '. '' Not really. I'm just off for a week to Lithuania to see a lady friend ". Angus and Bob are rendered speechless. He repeats Lit-u-an-ie slowly as if talking to an attention deficient four year old. Sometimes the plot for a novel just lands,unbidden, in your lap.
Here's a July 4th gift for those in search of more prancercizing entertainment.