White Dog looked up from her nap as the living room erupted into the "Welcome Dad" song. "What the heck," she said, "the Army is bark crazy. It is noon; Dad is at work."
The the door opened and we both heard Steve's welcome to the pack. "He IS home," she sang and hurried off to join the others.
Steve is on jury duty this week. turns out the pool was dismissed when the only jury needed for the day was chosen; the rest were free to go and must call in to see about the need for tomorrow. He stopped home for lunch before heading into the office.
The White Dog Army provided not only a tasty meal for the tummy but a soothing balm for the soul as they smothered him with love.