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Alive & Kicking

A mule defies gravity and a few other things along the way.

Hello, Dr. Diehl, this is Alan from Big Mountain Outfitters. I’ve got a sick mule!”

I could hear the tension in his voice, and I tried to reassure him.

“Alan, I’ll be right up to check her out. We’ll get her fixed up!”

There was a deep sigh from the phone. “It’s not that, Doc. It’s just, well, it’s Naomi who’s sick!”

I groaned. Naomi was no mule. She was a puma/dragon/donkey hybrid, and she’d tried to kill me on several occasions. Just the sight of me was enough to send her into a rage, and more than once I’d dodged her large yellow teeth or a flying hoof aimed at my face.

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