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Friday, August 26, 2011

Dog Stands Guard Atop RV

Posted By on Fri, Aug 26, 2011 at 3:45 PM

One can wander about San Francisco uttering "you don't see that every day" -- every day. And yet, as your humble narrator pedaled past the ballpark and into the aptly named dogpatch he witnessed the scene below:

Here boy! - JOE ESKENAZI
  • Joe Eskenazi
  • Here boy!

Yes, it's a dog sitting atop a surfboard, with both atop a camper that has seen better days.

Nice work if you can get it - JOE ESKENAZI
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  • Nice work if you can get it


And, yes, it would seem the dog is guarding the vast assemblage of worldly possessions stacked on and about the RV. And, no, the camper was not moving. We'd have asked further, but the pooch was doing his job well. He didn't bark but, rather, gave us the look. It was a look that said "why don't you keep pedaling and get to where you're supposed to be while I stay here?"

So we did.

Woof! - JOE ESKENAZI
  • Joe Eskenazi
  • Woof!


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Joe Eskenazi

Joe Eskenazi

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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