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More Aimee Hijinks

posted at 12:27 pm
on May. 5, 2005

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Yeah, the cat gets a lot of ink, but what can I say, she’s news worthy.

So, here’s a few other adventures our cat had while we were gone:

  • she ate plants so much that Dave, one of our cat sitters, put up chicken wire around his indoor plants to keep her away

  • as karmic revenge, Aimee gave him an allergic reaction that sent him to hospital

  • she threw up hairballs

  • she chewed up some toy planes

  • she clawed at the bedroom door of anyone trying to sleep

  • the word “crazy” and “handful” came up more than once

    All this I’m documenting here so that if, in future, we ask you to take care of our cute little cat while we’re away, at least we can say you were warned.

    Welcome back, Aimee!



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