radio convention as his birthday, because he first came to live
with Lisas 20 years ago at Sea-Pac. Lisas has assured
Kuma Bear that she is sorry that she hurt her foot and was not
able to finish Bear's birthday present in time, but promises
that she and Kevin will have it done soon.
They went to dinner tonight and declared that Kuma Bear was
a "Cajun Cub" and gave him their Mardi Gras beads from the
After dinner, they went for a walk and Kuma Bear rode in the
open so that he could see and be seen in his birthday beads.