Lian forgot about puppies for the moment, and launched herself at Mia. The four year old then spent a few minutes talking really fast about puppies and how she was going to see the puppies, and then have sprinkles on her ice cream, and how she had sugar bombs cereal for breakfast, and then the four year old was off. Racing at top speeds towards the room with the dogs. Someone was fueled very much by sugar today.
Once the little girl who had very good hearing (or at least managed to hear most things her dad said. Especially when her dad was trying not to let her hear.) Roy looked over at Mia, and gave a shake of his head.
"No. No dog. And hey, if anyone's going to end up with Shafty the Arrow Dog it's you. Any dog in my place would have to be, I don't know Ballistic, the Armory dog."