Gus was an old dog and very good with people. Most of the time, he completely ignored them.
It was surprising to see how he went after the cable guy. It was so out of character, and I couldn’t stop him.
The poor cable guy yelled and screamed and Gus lunged and attacked him over and over, til the man fell backwards out of the bedroom window. Even then, I wondered if Gus was going to jump out right after him.
Then I looked down at the body splayed out on the walk six stories below and I understood. That was no cable guy, and it was just beginning…
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