Tony the pug couldn't be happier to have a big soft grassy yard to run about in. Ditto that for me and Dave. What a huge change.
I'll report that I was a lot more help on day two than I was on day one, and now have called a moratorium on manual labor. Officially too old for this stuff.
We speculated that we would not have enough sod to cover the area, or way too much, but it turned out that we had EXACTLY the right amount. Neither of us are math wizards, so our calculations were suspect. Miracle of miracles.
And now to vacuum and wash the floors. Yay!!!