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Dogs, Fires, and Earthquakes

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The conversation went something like this.
Me: Gracie, do you want to go see  Miss Jennie today at the kennel?
Gracie: Do I ever!!   I love Miss Jennie.   Well, ok..  so it's not her   I love but the smells at the kennel.   But you get my drift. 
 **tilts head from one side to  the other till I think it will fall off**
Me: Let's go. 
 **puts harness and leash on dog**

Me: Gracie, you know we have to do this.  
**belly check night before revealed 2 bugs.  1 looked like a tick, 1 a flea.**

Gracie: I love going in the car.  I love the smells.  I love the adventure.  I love trying to guess where we are going even though you told me five minutes ago and I forgot.   I love it. I love it. I love it.
Me: Gracie please sit still and stop bouncing around the car.

Gracie:  You bore me with you're rules Mom.   Really you do.
The excitement came to a screaming halt the minute we walked into Happy Tails and Gracie made a u turn and sat patiently beside the door, mind changed,  and waiting to go home.
*Fast f…