At a Christmas party with my husband. It’s a sit-down dinner with cheesy disco music blaring in the background. Lots of drinks. Maybe some dancing later.
The subject: pigeons. More specifically: Our pet pigeons!
Five minutes into the conversation I realise how crazy we both sound. Richard is showing the people at the table Elmo fast asleep at home as seen from the webcam via Richard’s phone. … We’re proud as new parents, showing off our “babies”.
Somehow I doubt we’ve come across as sane, reasonable people. “Hippie” and “crazy” come to mind.
Oh well. Return home late to a very happy pigeon dancing around our feet and greeting us with enthusiasm. We were only gone for about 4 hours but Elmo’s acting like he hasn’t seen us all day.
We didn’t disturb Georgie. She was fast asleep in her cage.
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On another subject, here’s Georgie hard at work:
And now time to rest: