Ensconced VI: Trixie • WORK-IN-PROGRESS
We have nicknames for our dogs, too (don’t we all?)
Here are our most often used ones for Trixie, our first-adopted:
and (because we also sometimes call Sophie “Gooz”)
In addition to these endearments, we also play an ongoing game with derivations of her name, which goes like this:
If Trixie was a Mexican maiden, she would be called Trixorita.
If Trixie was a cold medicine, she would be Trixoral.
If Trixie was an ancient civilization, she would be Trixalonia.
If she was a discount superstore she would be Trix-Mart.
If she was a branch of mathematics, she would be Trixonometry.
If she was a theme park with lots of fun rides and overpriced snack foods,
she would be Trixieland.
If she was a ...
Okay, I’ll stop now.
But you get the idea. The possibilities are endless.