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Peregrina Preparatio 2

On Wednesday I set out with Tinka (our bonus dog) for a second preparatory walk. I had planned to walk from Turku to Naantali (or vice versa) getting a lift or bus one way. My family vetoed that and suggested … Continue reading

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229. straight jacket

Made me think of what being contrained does to our spirit (It isn’t really a straight-jacket, but honestly Maggie didn’t move at all as she wore her new coat (to keep her muscles warm after a long run)

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221: waiting

Taken at Kuppittaa park, while the youngest one was taking part in an unofficial dogshow As I walked around the older dogs monitored my every move (across the park) and waited patiently. There’s a lesson – or two- in that … Continue reading

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219. oh Maggie!


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209 ‘ear ‘ear

Maggie: the youngest of our three is a bit of a clown! (taken with mobile phone)

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237/365: shelter

Sunday 22nd May These puppies found a safe place to be (under our sofa). Have we found ours? – hidden in Christ.

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235/365: last supper

Friday May 20th Our pups crack me up. There are two trays with equal amounts of identical food. Nonetheless all eight pups squeeze round the first plate, and then as it clears they quickly move over to the second! This … Continue reading

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