The Three-Legged Dog Who Chased After Love
March 3, 2021
copyright 2017 by Steve Sibra
(previously published in The Borfski Review)
On my way to make a courier pick-up at the airport I saw a three-legged dog on the side of the road. He had a sign in his mouth. I put on the brakes so I could get a better look.
“NEED RIDE TO THE AIRPORT”. Five words, written in large block style letters.
Now I had seen some strange things. But a three-legged hitchhiking dog with a handmade sign? I pulled over.
In the rear-view mirror, I saw the dog start my way. I noticed a man was stepping up alongside the dog – he had been standing by a nearby tre...