Sunday, December 15, 2013

JUST VISITING

We had a visitor the other day.


This mainly white cat showed up at the back door.  She had a tag so she belongs to someone and she looked well-fed and healthy. Blackwell was the most curious of our two and he and this stranger were nose-to-nose through the glass in the door.

The stranger didn't seem alarmed by either of our cats or even by me taking pictures of her.  (I assume she was a "she", just by the looks of her.)  She walked around the yard and even lay down for awhile on our patio.


Muggles checked her out but after a short look he wandered off.

She posed for my camera and the girl, even with a moustache, could melt any cat-lover's heart.


A friend of ours, Carol, sent  us a Christmas card and a book of poems "written" by cats.  Here is one of them.

O  Christmas Tree

O  please

O  come on

O  like you didn't know

What you were getting for Christmas

before I ripped open all your gifts

O  by the way

The tree looks better on its side

O  I really do think so

6 comments:

  1. Is it possible, I wonder, that 'she' is looking for new staff, or perhaps a second property?

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    1. Ha! She may have been but I never opened the door. Two is more than enough!

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    2. Very wise. We let in a cat with similar coloring 14 years ago and have been cleaning white fur from our furniture ever since!

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  2. Lana brought Hemingway in for an inspection of our tree. He immediately went for a bird ornament. She pulled him away quickly and the tree still stands.

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  3. Yes, she's looking for an upgrade in ownership and you're being interviewed.

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