Yeniköy’s Friendliest Resident

  • May 24th, 2012

    One of my favorite Yeniköy friends isn’t human, but is one sweet being nevertheless. This morning I finally captured the beauty in those bright orange eyes, sometimes hidden beneath her dusty brows. I try to feed the street dogs when I can, but I’ve never been in the right place at the right time to give my favorite a treat. Still, she recognizes me everyday, and when not deep in the realm of doggie dreams, affectionately smashes her tail against the pavement in welcome. Despite objecting to certain marks of cars like Toyotas—she demonstrates surprisingly good taste for a street hound—or anyone pushing a cart, she really has the kindest disposition of any creature I’ve met. I feel like I should have a name for her. She has soul. Any thoughts?


  • Eylül Yeliz Yilmaz 05.24.2012  

    Hazel (because of her eyes’s colour) can be a nice name which is also a Turkish name.

  • I.A.W.  

    A great suggestion … an early leading contender, even.

  • Sam  

    ‘amigo’ ??

  • Beauty.

  • You named her yourself. Soul. Perfect!

  • Gazoz  

    she knows her name 🙂 her name is kurtkız


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