Last night, after dinner, I was writing away in my downstairs office–the door was open to the yard, so the dogs and cats could go in and out. I had been busy for a while when I got one of those twinges all moms know so well–it was way too quiet.
I went outside to investigate. No dogs. No cats.
It’s a big yard, so I went around the corner nearest my office, thinking they might be sniffing the perimeters, one of their favorite things to do, and the driveway gate was wide open.
I don’t know why I didn’t