July 25 – Monday Madness Masquerade

masqueradeJessie looked at the sign posted in front of the Claus park. It said  welcome to the Monday Madness Masquerade Ball.  She wagged her tail under her polar bear costume and licked Molly’s hand.  Molly had spent all weekend sewing the costume after Santa had declared that the Pole needed a holiday.  She had pinned and tucked and resewed until the costume was comfortable enough for Jessie to wear indoors.  Jessie thought she looked rather smart in her costume and was excited to go to the ball.

Santa was dressed as a pirate.   He wore a patch over his right eye and somehow he had managed to attach a peg leg to his left leg.  Continue reading July 25 – Monday Madness Masquerade