Odd words often rolled off his tongue.
Rhymes and half sentences.
Dates and images.
Things that added up later.
Like Jack Taylers dog who barked a chirp.
Jack found him at the pound after the prediction.
The old man said Jack would bring home a bird dog.
Everyone thought he’d get a black lab,
But he got a tiny mixed breed that chirped a bark.
The prediction, as always, was spot on.
Our interpretation was not.