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The Tale of Toru

Katie was eight years old and wanted a puppy. A specific puppy. A next-door puppy; a little-ball-of-scruff puppy. “No, no,” I said with firm intent. “No, no,” I said emphatically. “Ask your father,” I said with resignation. Fingers were twisted and deals were brokered. Yes, Katie could have a puppy, but that puppy would definitely […]