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Ode to a Succession of Perfect Cats

Hey there, furface Come sit with me I love to hear you purr (Even if it wakes me at 3am, engine rumbling on my pillow, combine harvesting my dreams) I love the way you rub your head against me (Bruising … Continue reading

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and so the cats have conquered all

The instant I had convinced myself (and my husband, with loads of not-too-gentle nudging from the kids) that another cat was needed, we decided it should be a marmalade tom. We went to visit a litter of kittens, only to … Continue reading

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I miss the darn cat

On January 19, some nine months ago, the best cat in the world died. Had he lived, he would have turned 16 around Easter. The reason I’m getting sentimental now is not because I’d have loved to celebrate many more … Continue reading

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