Directions: Read the sentence below. Then choose the option that maintains parallel structure.
You might want to consult the rules before you make your choice!
Horatio tickled the pads of Samson's feet, blew in his ears, and __________, but the ancient German shepherd refused to leave the sofa for a walk in the rain.
- there was the promise of a liver-flavored cookie
- promised a liver-flavored cookie
- he even promised a liver-flavored cookie or two