Saturday, March 3, 2012

MAX - CHAPTER TWO




Hello, my name is Max.
As we continue our exciting adventure...

GOING HOME with JUBAL:
JUBAL
GO NAVY!
Eventually they (mom and dad) couldn't put it off any longer and they actually had to come down and get me. They showed up in a nice big, gas guzzling SUV that was very roomy and comfortable for someone of my status and stature. They brought along one of their Golden Retrievers, Jubal, to keep me company as if I needed a wet nurse. (Well he couldn't have really been a wet nurse since he was a boy dog and probably dry instead of wet.) Jubal turned out to be a sociable sort and we got along well for the hour ride home. Jubal sure likes to lie down a lot and make funny breathing noises; kinda like a chain saw followed by a wheeze, over & over. He keeps his eyes closed a lot. He doesn't move around a lot either.
JUBAL, a.k. Big Jubes
Big Jubes --- well, he was Big when I was little -- is a really laid back dude (most of the time). At first I liked looking out the windows but I was still a little wobbly and I felt kinda yucky so I laid down by Jubal most of the way home. We eventually got to my new home. I could tell we were getting close 'cause Jubal sat up and was looking around. He said we were just about there.
MEETING THE GANG:
After dad opened the back of the car he helped me down and then walked me over to the back gate and took me up to the deck; Jubal came along. Then each of the other dogs came out to meet me one at a time; first Chance, then JEB, then Abby, then Shelby, and then Jack. (I met Gordon later, he was blind and lived downstairs in the family room.) We all checked each other out and sniffed butts (like people shake hands).



Joining the Pack



Abby and me








Me and Abby












End of Chapter Two
MAX (TBH+K)



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1 comment:

Sheila and Bob said...

Love your story Max, keep Barking.

Hamish & Sophie

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