Did you ever misplace your car keys or lose a sock in the laundry? I do all the time. I even lose a shoe time and again, usually when I'm packing seasonal clothes away. The Crooked Little House is rather small so I don't have the option of keeping all my clothes accessible.
Well this morning, I discovered an orphaned shoe at the back of the closet. But it had an occupant as so many things do here. On these cold mornings I didn't have the heart to disturb him, so please: