Me: Hey, guys! Come here! Look at this!
|Dogs: Whatd'ya want?|
Me: Smooch, the dog on 7 MSN blog, is all dressed up as a Christmas Tree! See, here - this post called Deck the Dog! Now doesn't that look like fun?
|Riley: Run, everyone one, run!|
Head for the hills! Or at least the back yard!
Me: Aw c'mon. Let's have a bit of fun. The blog readers would enjoy it! Now, what would you like to dress up as?
|Shiloh: I thought costumes were for Hallowe'en, not Christmas!|
Me: Aw c'mon. P l e a s e????? Eddie, you're a Shetland Sheepdog - maybe you could be a shepherd!
|Eddie: Last year I was one of those wiseguys. The kings. |
Y'know, the ones with the presents!
Me: You mean one of the three wisemen. Or, in your case, wisedogs. And they brought gold, myrrh and frankincense.
Eddie: Frankenstein and murrs? What'er them?
Me: That's frankincense, Eddie. And myrrh and frankincense are aromatic resins from plants - they were thought to have special healing qualities.
Eddie: Okay, I got it......I needs gold and smelly stuff.
|Eddie: I hazza gold piggy and sum perfumes. Wud that do?|
Me: You make a fine
Shiloh, what about you? You're also a Shetland Sheepdog. Do you want to be a shepherd?
|Shiloh: Well, I s'pose I cud be a shepherd.|
I'z got a sheep.
|But I'd rather be SANTA!|
|Allie: Yeah, well hurry up and fill my stocking, Santa Shiloh!|
|Shiloh: I make a great Santa! My ruff even looks like his beard.|
But I need a reindeer!
|Riley: I suppose that would be me.|
Riley Reindeer, reporting for duty.
Me: Hmmm, one dog left. And I have the perfect costume for Mitzi. No doubt about it...
|Mitzi is an ANGEL !!!|
Eddie: Bet the readers didn't see that one coming! Heheheheh!