[Miriam Will Never Know What Kind Of Dog Attacked Her, Will Imagine A Doberman Or A German Shepherd With Snarling, Angry Teeth Despite The Fact She Bears Neither Bite Marks Nor Broken Skin. It Will Never Cross Her Mind That The Dog Was A Beagle And That She Was Knocked Over From A Surprise More Than Force. The Children Of The House She Fled Will Use The Incident To Convince Their Parents To Keep The Dog, Which Had Been On The Verge Of Being Given Away For Its Propensity To Shit At The Slightest Hint Of Thunder It Having Been Sequestered In The Garage That Night Because Of A Stormy Forecast. The Family Will Never Know What Manner Of Burglar Their Fog Deflected, Will Imagine A Scruffy, Heavy-set Man With Scars And A Limp Groping The Family Jewelery. It Will Never Cross Their Minds That Their Intruder Was Am Upper Middle-class Wife And Mother Of Two Who Would Have Had Eyes Only For Their Chinese Teakettle.]

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