He called his pal, Hotdog Hannah to see if they could meet up. The answer was a big YES!
After much planning and excitement they discovered that The Wishing Tree was 'quite a long way off'. Two hours a long way off to be precise. Widget decided that, brave though he was, he did in fact need the Bunny Maker to take him there, and Hotdog needed her human to drive too and she agreed to take a day off from making more Hotdogandme doggies to make the trip.
They met at The Peacock Tearooms in the park. The Bunny Maker was very pleased to meet Hotdog's human. Widget has brought lots of organized Wishing Tree finding equipment; a map, binoculars and his special compass. Before they set off for the tree they need to deal with some important business - carrot cake.
After a digestive snooze, Widget and Hotdog were ready. They studied the map which, incidentally, the Bunny Maker had drawn INCORRECTLY. Can you believe it? A human, so useless? Pish, should have got a bunny to draw it!
Widget manned the binoculars, to check for danger, foxes and a clear path to tree. He used his Bunny Scout Knowledge to check the wind direction, angle of the sun, the alignment of Jupiter with Saturn and the wind from the left.
"Come on, Widge" grumbled the Bunny Maker.
They all set off. Suddenly, there it was, glowing, a shimmer of colour on the dullest of English January days.
Widget and Hotdog tied their wishes to the tree and then demanded, yes, demanded, a photograph.
Widget! Honestly! I really thought you would wish for something a little less altruistic!
After reading ALL the wishes on the tree Widget found his favourite ...