I had quite a bit to smile about this week, but I decided to chose something a little funny. I don’t know, I was just in that type of mood ;)
Yesterday I was puttering around the house doing small odd jobs. The dogs were watching me very closely. I said, “In a few minutes I am going to t-a-k-e t-h-e d-o-g-s o-u-t-s-i-d-e.” I spelled the words very slowly so they wouldn’t be able to connect the sounds and make the words, but they jumped up and ran to the door. They started whining. Oh no, does that mean that the can spell now?
I played with the dogs in the back yard for a while and when they started to slow down I took them for a walk. Fiyero (the brindle boxer) brought his ball. At one point he dropped it and so I picked it up. As we were heading back, he started prancing and looking at me expectantly. I knew what he wanted.
“No, I will give it to you later.” He still glared. “Right after we cross that road there I will give it to you.” Continue reading