I don’t know if everyone does this, but I can’t stop myself from turning perfectly good names into a variety of nicknames for any and all animals in my life. I’ve written about this before at Bleeding Espresso in my intro to a post about where Italian boys’ nicknames come from, but now it’s time to talk about Pinta for she has become the following:
And my personal favorite…
“I got your Pinters Magooch right here,” bleats The Rooch.
Do you do this with your goaties’ names? Other animals’ names? People’s names?
Please tell me I’m not alone.
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