As to poodles and pugs, it is difficult for the masculine "man of letters" to write.
Poodles had told his own story after changing his drabbled garments.
To apologize to Poodles was to acknowledge that I had done wrong.
Poodles looked timid and terrified, while Pearl was dogged and resolute.
I offered to apologize to Mr. Parasyte, but not to Poodles, who was the aggressor ...