By Peter Mayle
A brief reward publication concerning the global visible via a dog's eyes. The puppy in query is Boy, a pure-bred paranoid, labouring below delusions of grandeur mixed with an acute persecution complicated that manifests itself at inconvenient moments.
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But damn it, he was seething with the need to force her to do those things. For her own good. Without the shit that had been pumped into her cell, she had to be feeling every bit of her starvation. She had to be exhausted and dirty as she was— from the past two days, as well as her confinement, which was strange because the other women had been clean—she couldn’t possibly be comfortable. Forcing her, however, was not an option. He liked his trachea where it was. GENA SHOWALTER 49 Only thing she’d taken from him was clothing.
As she spoke, an idea sprouted. A way to prove himself. ” More nibbling on that lush bottom lip. Her teeth were white and straight and a little sharper than a human’s. Kissing her would probably draw blood, but part of him suspected every drop would be worth it. ” Maybe was better than nothing. “Lucien,” he called without removing his attention from her. Her eyes widened, and again she tried to scoot back. “What are you doing? Don’t—” Lucien stalked through the front flaps, glancing between them expectantly.
It was the unknown that intimidated her. What if she stumbled upon a vicious tribe? Or a pack of hungry animals? Or another group of treacherous men? Besides, striking out on her own to follow her thenboyfriend Tyson to another state had been the catalyst to her ending up the unwilling guest of that glass cage. Still. Had the warriors hurt her, she would have risked it. Again, she hoped. But they hadn’t touched her, not in any way. And she was happy about that. Really. The fact that Sabin had kept his word—no touching—was like a gift from the heavens.
A Dog's Life by Peter Mayle