Dirk Lotriet
2 minute read
5 Nov 2021
6:00 am

Egg is a strange little girl

Dirk Lotriet

This weekend I realised that the five-year-old Egg is growing up much too quickly.

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This weekend I realised that the five-year-old Egg is growing up much too quickly. On Saturday, we went to Pretoria to watch her big brother compete in a road race. She couldn’t keep her eyes off awoman’s Rottweiler. Egg owns a little miniature pinscher. “I’ve got a dog like this too,” she told the lady. “Mine will become as big as this one. All miniature pinschers grow this big.” “Is it your daughter?” the woman asked. “She’s a cookie cutter copy of you.” “Yes,” I said. “She’s my daughter. This athlete coming in now is my son.” “Ohhh,” said the...