Monday, April 1, 2019
Sophie seems happier now she's lost that heavy winter coat.
That at least is her owners take on yesterdays 'severe' coat trim and he's sticking to it.
If drinking green water from a zinc bath is any indication of her state of mind then Sophie is not in the slightest bit phased by her 'svelte' look. While she drinks Bob and Angus discuss Brexit, closing the Mexican border and the possible appointment of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
After a trip to the greengrocers for strawberries it's off to the cafe for a croissant. Choux pastry slivers for the angelic duo. There is much tail waving. The girl behind the counter at the cafe comments on Sophie's new look.
The bakers Monday morning display is lacklustre. Tinned mandarin oranges have reappeared.
Loved this article in The New Yorker : https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/04/08/the-day-the-dinosaurs-died