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Lethargy and Apathy. My two best mates.

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I took to hiding in bed this afternoon to escape the tumultuous noise of husband and offspring’s nerve-janglingly loud voices (and the fact that I felt weirdly unwell in a way I couldn’t quite put my finger on).


Youngest Childerbeast came to snuggle with me then said she saw a grey mist move across my feet sticking out of the covers. She thought it might be the ghost of Gollum the cat, comforting me from the beyond.   I suspect it may have been the spectre of my long lost youth, health and enthusiasm for life – and even that wasn’t sticking around. It was heading for the window.*


Be so much simpler to be a cat – dead or otherwise.

Look at this little guy:-

Not a care in the world other than where to snooze or shit next!


* was more than likely a dust bunny


Images courtesy of Google images and Gary Larson


The return of the not so bionic pussy

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WARNING:  Yukky jpeg  alert!

Pepper the pegleg came home today and terrified the living daylights out of our other cat, Gollum.  She also completely freaked out poor little A, who’d been looking forward to her cat coming home all day, but wasn’t quite ready for the sight of Terminator Cat clunking her way out of the cat carrier with her weird poodle leg:-  We have the power to rebuild you…..