Best wishes to all Cat Ladies and all Tomcats – Happy Cat Day!
Above you can see our five beautiul cats 🙂
I know where you are – I know that place.
Once, we sat together in a dark corner, curled up from fear. There was despair lurking in your eyes.
Sometimes, a ray of sun shot through the dirt-grown window but it rushed out in an instant terrified by the fusty darkness. Through the wall came children’s laughter – message incomprehensible for us that life can be different. Continue reading
‘I won’t sleep today! Last night I had a bad dream.’
‘Darling, if you keep fighting with what is, it doesn’t help, just the opposite.
It causes stress and makes it even more difficult to cope with the problem.’
‘But I try not to fight! I try so hard not to think about those bad dreams! And I just can’t make it!!!’ Continue reading
Little paw cautiously touches my knee. Little face reaches up and draws close to my face trustfully. Wide open, emerald eyes look at me saying:
‘I can trust you. I know you’ll never hurt me.’
‘Are you sure?’ I ask perversely.
‘I am. I’ve checked on you.’
‘I watched you carefully when you used to come with the little bowls of food.’
‘And?’ Continue reading
‘Mom, can we have them?’
‘We’ve already got two cats, darling.’
‘But look – they are so cute! This one must be a girl!’
‘No. No way!’
‘So let’s give them something to eat at least.’
‘If we start feeding them they will stop hunting and will get dependant on us.’
The subject kept coming back like a boomerang for a month, but I was tough. Five cats in the house were way too many for me!
Most firmly determined never to give up, I shut the door behind me and set off to the shop, when all of the sudden, under a bush, I saw a tiny kitten fixing its huge, hungry eyes on me. Continue reading