LAST SUMMER, OUR PUREBRED CHOCOLATE LAB ENLIVENED OUR HOME WITH A LITTER OF PUPPIES. ONE OF THEM CAPTURED THE HEARTS OF MANY VISITORS, BOTH IN PERSON AND ONLINE.
Flash had looks and personality—and the ability to soothe the soul of whoever held him. But he remained available until we got a call.
A Facebook viewer had seen photos of one of my friends holding Flash, along with her comments expressing her wish to win the lottery so she could buy him. The man on Facebook offered to buy Flash for her anonymously.
My husband called her to share the news …