White Dog needed the help of The Other White Dog, Prinnie, Daisy, Digby and Atka to get everyone out the door on the way to this morning's Balloon Fiesta Mass Ascension at 5:00am. It was still dark and well, frankly, for some of the two-leggeds this is NOT their best time. But we pushed them out of the door gave woofs of hope that the flight would take off, checked the weather report one more time (looked good), and then found comfy places to settle in for a return to sleep. "Imagine getting up this early to go watch balloons," Digby harrumphed. "Sssshhhh, can't you see we are trying to sleep," murmured White Dog.
Here is what they saw at the launch site as the day broke: