After the niceties were over, I said, "Dog, do you remember that time we went to the Lollipop?"
Girly, the Dog didnt even say anything. There was a delicious empty pause on the other end of the phone .. before he just started laughing.
And it was the type of laughter that told me that I have him right where I want him.
It's not easy to catch the Dog off balance like this. So I was proud of myself. (Timing is everything, you know.)
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