Some dogs are quiet dogs. Other dogs aren't. Bob rarely barks but he does make some remarkable sounds.
This morning he's particularly communicative. A medley of whines, moans and grunts. There are also facial contortions. I think he may be telling me to get a move on.
When his his sister wants something she is rather more direct in her communication. She screams.
Off to the supermarket. This morning amid the exotic fruits a new arrival - 'The Sweet Passion Fruit Straw'. This is something that appears to be exactly what it says on the packet. A passion fruit that you stick a straw into. We are none the wiser.
Two interesting articles.
This struck me as a very fair obituary. She was as small as a sparrow but as fearsome as an eagle. http://www.economist.com/news/obituary/21694453-driving-force-behind-ronald-reagans-presidency-was-94-nancy-reagan-americas-first-lady
The old phrase - Pride comes before a fall - seems to have held true here.