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Does this constitute a hillbilly three-way?

by L2L3 on January 19, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Just prior to snapping this photo I was the third party in the scene. The dog had jumped on the bed and wedged himself between us. I awoke to find myself spooning with the dog, one arm lopped over his chest. The dog's head was resting in the crook of my husband's arm and the dog's front legs were curled over on my husband's chest. After taking in the whole situation I asked my husband, "Does this constitute a hillbilly three-way?" .


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