Waiting For Games To Begin

Landon’s patience is evident as he is waiting for games to begin, but we don’t think it’s going to go the way he thinks.

Landon waiting for games to begin.
Landon waiting for games to begin.

The photo above may appear totally innocent, but Hu-Dad can interpret it for you. Landon is “hiding” behind the monkey grass and preparing to pounce on the “unsuspecting” victim ambling toward him. He best hope his target is someone without experience in the wily ways of Siberian Huskies.

Frankie Suave pretending he doesn't notice the imminent attack.
Frankie Suave pretending he doesn’t notice the imminent attack.

As targets go, Frankie wasn’t the wisest choice, but he seems to be enjoying teasing his younger brother and making him wait and wait and wait.

Why doesn't he come closer?
Why doesn’t he come closer?


  1. Patty Markiewicz on July 17, 2020 at 4:24 pm

    I think he’s on to you Landon.

  2. Jean Burkhardt on July 17, 2020 at 7:56 am

    The Sibes are so funny. I guess the games will just have to wait! have a great weekend all.

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