Family Pet German Sherpard named Sam
... Write a descriptive essay 500 words using concrete, vivid words, including at least one simile, one metaphor, several sensory details, and five different focusing lines or leads.
Sam, the family pet, is a handsome German Shepherd, with huge black and brown ears that stand on end as firmly as an antenna signaling that there is a change in the surrounding: a stranger getting too close to one of us, the car belonging to a member of the family or a friend pulling into the yard, or a cat or dog venturing into his territory. This is accompanied by a throaty growl that forces his carrier to tighten the grip on his leash especially if we are on the street or in the park.
The black fur from the outer sectio...