"Come on Buttons, I have an idea" said Scruffy.
"Outside" answered Scruffy, "The men are all so busy, they won't even notice us".
"Worse? It was all Buttons idea mom" said Scruffy as he patted Buttons leg, "he wanted to say good-bye to the tree".
"Oh brother, Scruffy!" said Buttons shaking his head no.
Mom knew instantly real instigator by the glint in Scruffy's eye. She said "I want you to safely watch the rest of the tree removal from right there."
Grr-bye for now,