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Two Fishes, A Hamster, And Panchito The Dog

A guy and his pets

My buddy, Panchito. Photo from the author.

Storming into the house, I couldn’t wait to play with my pet fish. One was white with a red stripe, and the other a vivid coral. Two small fish called Santa Claus because of its alabaster and red scales, and the other I named Spider-Man. At six, my parents took me to a pet store to pick out a new friend, since I strive to have a companion. My folks…




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