• Henry, The Spare Parts Dog

 Susie thought her nose was too big, her chin too pointed, her hair too curly, her feet too big, her legs too long and her eyes too large behind her glasses.

She was entering a new school and worried about being accepted.

She was lonely. Her parents suggested a puppy for her birthday.

What a puppy! His head was too small, his body too long, his legs too short and his feet turned out like he was going in two directions.

Susie named him Henry and brought him to show-and-tell.

Susie’s classmates loved Henry.

Their teacher, Mrs. Fitzpatrick, had a timeless suggestion…

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