Peanut: Gentleman and Scholar

Most of the time, I can suppress my oohing and aahing about our dog, Peanut.  Most of the time.  But sometimes, I just can’t take it anymore.  Those adorable brown eyes look up at me from a weird pose on the couch, and I’m sucked into belly rubs and “I love you” rhapsodies.  

This is one of those “sometimes” moments.

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Giant sleepy Peanut face!!!

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Same dog, same blanket, same couch, different day.

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That’s a happy dog, if not an entirely photogenic one.  The wind-blown look is prettier on models than dogs.

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He even helps with household projects.  Now that’s a good dog.  (That’s a lawn mower tire tube around his neck, complete with attempted repair tape that shows off his school pride.)

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And in the end, it all comes back to that cute face.  Love it.

(“How is he a gentleman and a scholar?” you might ask.  He’s a scholar because he’s with me every day as I research house projects and recipes and other such things.  He’s a more steadfast research assistant than I’ve ever known.  And he’s a gentleman because it’s part of the phrase.  Not because of his immaculate personal hygiene or polite behavior.  Those would be blatant lies.  He is sweet though.)

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