photographs here have been pirated, one might say, although there is some news yet unannounced that also makes it "pirated" from within the extended
family, so to speak, let it never be said that American Pirate Pigs don't give photo and story credit to those from whom we steal, pilfer and rob!
That said, YOU MUST, ABSOLUTELY MUST,
Fairy lives with Marigold but this isn't her...you have to go to her own blog to find out why all the mousies are creating their own ladder...under the loving supervision of Fairy (bottom right, conferring with the mousies in the light green cart) and why one
mousie is trying to listen by being held into BIG PIGGIE'S EAR!
swipage of this part of their adventure to find the
true meaning of Fairyland amongst their very own
British fine china cups and tea-pots magically filled with
mousies searching everywhere... WILL THEY
FIND THEIR HEART'S DESIRE?
has the answers so go there, friends,
tell them a stranger sent you,
mention us to NO ONE as mum keeps
training and re-training us on the rules of etiquette in
good journalism (she wouldn't have had to fill
her aching head full of such whimsy had she
avoided the University of Iowa School of Journalism
altogether) and her best friend's husband, all out in Iowa,
just lost his job at their little Iowa town's newspaper so
old- style is OUT OF STYLE
AND PIRACY ON THE HIGH SEAS
IS THE HIGHEST FORM OF FLATTERY,
FAIRY, DON'T YOU AGREE?
is what's happening.
and much, much more...
(but it's personal and I'm still shy...)
We love you all and are still sending all our love
to Auntie Ingrid and Uncle Helmut and dear meeri-boy...
we hope to get an orchid for him,
a fragrant, white orchid for our weakening meeri-boy...