May 23. “Story time, Button. Are you ready?”
“Absolutely. Let’s get started.”
Pippa stayed with the family for almost a week before suddenly disappearing one fine morning. Every member of the family looked all over for her but she was gone.
When they had almost given up thinking that Pippa had, perhaps, met with some kind of an accident, she suddenly arrived in all her glory, her tentacles held high as if in salute.
Pippa stayed with the family for a few more days before disappearing again.
It was only then that we realized that, may-be, she was going back and forth between her family home and Raja who, in a sense, was her true friend.