Allow me to test your childhood memory. How many remember this fairy tale by Hans Christian Anderson?
The story is about a young woman whose royal identity was questioned by a prince and later established by a test of her physical sensitivity.
As the prince searched for a bride, a stranger appeared at the castle seeking shelter from a terrible storm. Claiming to be a princess, the uncertain mother of the prince placed a pea in the bed covered by 20 mattresses and 20 feather-beds.
In the morning she tells her hosts that she endured a sleepless night, kept awake by something hard in the bed. The prince rejoiced knowing he had finally found his bride.
As Jax climbed up this stack of beds – I couldn’t help but wonder – Is my dog a prince?
This is my attempt to be “less” wordy as we contribute to the BlogPaws Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop #aworkinprogress