Thanks to Sharon for sending me this video link. I smiled all the way through it.
Watch Kate Nicholas’s face. Making assumptions about someone based on a five-minute video is risky, but what I see is quiet pride, fierce love, absolute commitment, and rock-solid assurance. It takes a lot of all four to audition for a national talent show, in this case Britain’s Got Talent, as a dancing-dog act.
The sixteen-year old girl from Cheshire, England, introduces her “best friend”, and the two of them flawlessly perform their “canine freestyle” dance to the music of James Bond. And the judges’ faces? Surprise and delight.