Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The Chicken Caper



Marcus:  I had nothing to do with this.  NOTHING!  I am totally innocent.

Taylor:  What didn't you do this time?

Marcus:  Jan set the package of chicken on the kitchen table and went to answer the phone.  When she came back, the package had holes in it, most noticeably a huge hole.

Taylor:  So why are you hollering your innocence?

Marcus:  Because I get blamed for everything around here and I didn't do this.

Taylor:  Of course you didn't.  We all know who did.

Marcus:  You mean Jan put those claw holes in there and ripped a hole in the package?

Taylor:  No.  Jan found the ripped package, then put it back down to go let you and Buddy outside.  When she came back, she found a piece of chicken missing.  You weren't even in the room at the time.

Marcus:  Then who did?

Taylor:  Micah.   You know he steals anything edible, hot or cold, cooked or raw.

Marcus:  So I'm not in trouble for this?

Taylor:  Of course not.

Marcus:  What a relief!   And I hope Jan doesn't think I stole the cookie off her plate while she was away from the computer.

Taylor:  Why would she think that?

Marcus:  Oh, I don't know.  Perhaps because -

Taylor:  Because you stole it!

Marcus:  Well, maybe.  But I didn't have anything to do with the chicken!

20 comments:

  1. Food thief! That's OK It looks like more than one was involved

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  2. Ha! There is NO way you could leave that lying around anywhere in our house without everything in it getting stolen!

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  3. Hilarious! That chicken would have been HISTORY at our house! MOL!

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  4. Oh Marcus...you gave yourself away again!

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  5. You guarding the hen house again Marcus?

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  6. We say grab it and run
    Lily & Edward

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  7. The mysterious chicken thief at it again. He's visited our house before, too. No chicken is safe! ~Rascal and Rocco

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  8. Chicken thieves seem to be everywhere!... Cookie thieves, too.

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  9. deer cod micah...say it iznt sew ~~~~~~~~~~
    ☺☺☺♥♥♥

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  10. Here it was BACON off Mom's breakfast plate.......

    The Florida Furkids

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  11. Clearly yous are starving!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  12. OMD OMC OMD.... Marcus we are sooooooo happy that you were TOTALLY INNOCENT of the Chicken COOPer... AND that you got a Cookie as a reward fur being SOOOOOOO innocent. JUST SAYIN.

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  13. mol! hey, that chick-hen was fair game :) and the cookie too...
    QA/QC we call it, hee hee!

    pip, smidgen, minnie, hollie, sharpie, ditto

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  14. You kitties and woofies are sure a handful aren't you. Jan has to the most pawtient mom bean. Ours would be yelling up a storm.

    Enjoy the chicken Micah...and the cookie Marcus.
    Sasha, Sami, & Saku

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  15. Yes, you're right, Marcus. Let's keep chicken issues and cookie issues separate! :)

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  16. Whew...glad you didn't get blamed for the chicken Marcus!
    Smileys!
    Dory, Jakey, Arty & Bilbo

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  17. Hey, you guys are lucky to be able to 'steal' chicken. We never had a chance. Our human's vegetarian! Purrs and headbutts from us!

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  18. hello funny farmers its dennis the vizsla dog hay hmm wel if tucker wer ennyware in the vissinity i wood totaly pin this on him but sinse he is not then i am at a loss to eksplayn it!!! i bet it wuz skwirrels tho!!! ok bye

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  19. Chicken is meat and cookies are treats...so if a treat gets left in range of any-mouth...well so be it...it will vanish in a blink...at least around here it would, MJF would see to that:)
    Chicken?? well...um...we nevfur tried that raw...but maybe if someone could snag some fur us we might try it...and like it...so that next time who on earth would get/take the blame!?!

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