Friday, November 2, 2012

George offers to carry my bags

George: If you insist upon going away, please take me with you. I'll carry your new suitcase.



Me: Are you sure you're up to the task? Looks to me like you're listing a little starboard.



George: Ye of little faith... I can walk and turn and everything.



Lucy: I hope you're not planning to pack any breakables.



George: Wait a second. I've got an itch.



George: I'm fired, aren't I?


12 comments:

  1. Have a great trip. Will you blog while you are gone? If not, we'll miss you. :)

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  2. I am continually astounded at the donkeys ability to remain unruffled when strange things are all around. Where was Hank during the box balancing?

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  3. I guess the gang will never be "pack mules" eh!
    Where ya going?? huh huh??? Please take us along, it is the only way I get to "travel" is by following blogs ;p

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  4. He would make a good porter for sure. I picture you arriving at the airport with George with a suitcase tied on his back. Security would be in such a pickle.

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  5. Dave Gibbons11/2/12, 7:05 AM

    It looks like George and Alan are not too sure about playing with these rectangular traffic cones. I wish I lived close enough to take care of your "family" while you are gone. I'd even bring my own camera!

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  6. Hope you have a safe trip and share when you get back home. Waving goodbye, The Cuckoos.

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  7. Nancy in NC11/2/12, 7:24 AM

    What a gorgeous helper! Love George....and the rest of the gang. Have a good trip.

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  8. Very impressive balancing. I see the others are doing their best to be invisible.

    I'm waiting with baited breath for the big reveal. Hot & sunny, big city lights, or the comforts of family? Hmmm....

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  9. Carol in N. Colorado11/2/12, 8:26 AM

    Have a wonderful time. The gang will miss you. We will miss you while you are gone! I think George wants to go but it's going to take more than one suitcase for him.

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  10. You can tell he's using his ears to help balance the box. The itch distracted him. Ha!

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  11. Yikes! Does this mean we will not be getting our daily burro fix???
    And George is a better baggage handler than most human ones. :)

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  12. Michelle from BC11/2/12, 6:36 PM

    Had a good laugh at the 2nd picture, for a moment I thought Alan had the box on his head !
    Never a dull minute at your place.

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