Tale Of The Pup: She's Got A Name

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Well, as you've read here, we thought long and hard about what to name our new puppy.

Over the weekend, my daughters and I caucused and debated and finally decided there was only one way to settle it. We put names in a hat.

The finalists were Alice...Maddie...Skoshee (that was my choice!)...and Cecilia.

And the winner is...


I know. I'm not crazy about it, either.

But it's settled. She's Cecilia. And now we can all get on with our lives.

But this does give us an opportunity to sing: "Oh, Cecilia, I'm down on my knees...I'm begging you please use your pad..."