Category Archives: Rosie

The Rat

Several years ago, when my mother mailed Christmas presents for me, Gary, and the kids, she added a few gifts for the cats.  Among the cat treats and Fancy Feast was a large stuffed brown rat.  As soon as I … Continue reading

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Cat Attack

Just like a child, our black cat, Rosie, occasionally seeks attention.  And just like a child, occasionally Rosie is willing to do almost anything to get it. Last night, Gary and I were peacefully enjoying a quiet evening at home, … Continue reading

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I may not be able to post here for a short while.  Okay, for a long while…a very, very long while!  You can thank Gary for this gut-wrenching and heart-breaking turn of unfortunate events. On the phone the other day, … Continue reading

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Am I Purring?

Our black cat, Rosie, has the quietest purr known to felinehood, a barely-perceptible, hushed hum of happiness.  When I am petting him, sometimes I gently rest my head on his body to check if he is purring.  Without being that close to … Continue reading

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Furry Temper Tantrum

Our cat Rosie (part feline, part garbage disposal) likes to sit as close as possible while we are eating, carefully monitoring each bite entering our mouths as if each is one bite closer to certain and painful starvation for him.  Yesterday he attentively … Continue reading

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Bed Hog

When I attempted to climb into my side of the bed last night, Gary’s cat Rosie had other plans for me. Rosie stretched out languidly on my side of the bed, sideways to take up as room as possible, and … Continue reading

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Typically a mild-mannered, gentle, and well-behaved cat, Rosie showed us his disturbing dark side when his Christmas stocking gift of catnip was poured onto the carpet. His usually friendly, alert eyes became large as dinner plates, glowing and wild. He … Continue reading

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