The Man with the Dog
Leaving Wonder Land
“Sir, are you the man with the dog?” said the pretty airline representative.
She resembled Sally Field when she had starred as the perky Flying Nun in the old TV series. We were standing near the lounge seats closest to the boarding gate. The ground crew was cleaning and refueling the plane.
I’m wary when certain people call me, Sir.
“My name is Axel,” I said.
Her eagerness and thirst for knowledge about my canine status were not in my best interests.»