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Felicity the sewing cat

The Rules According to Felicity

#1 Thou Shalt Not Touch the Tummy I will show it off all I want, but your fingers and my tums better not make contact. The Leimomi-Person is allowed to kiss it, but no-one else is. #2 Thou Wilt Be Slept With If you take a nap in the house, I take a nap with you. At least for a little bit. No matter how exciting the other things going on are. That’s the rule. #3 If Multiple Beds are Occupied I Sleep With the Leimomi-Person Sometimes when the Leimomi-Person or the Man-Person is nice and warm and makes lots of annoying cough-y bark-y sounds the other one sleeps in the guest bedroom. The Leimomi-Person must be slept with, so I sleep with her no matter what bed she’s in. #4 Guests Must Be Greeted If you knock and stand outside the front door talking to the People you are not a guest. You are an Interloper and should be viewed with caution and suspicion from behind the safety of the Person. If you stand …

Felicity the Sewing Cat and the Scroop Augusta Stays

Felicity helps with the Augusta Stays

Something fun for the end of the weekend: a little documentation of how much Felicity helped with the Augusta Stays. From the cutting out: To making buckram: To boning the stays: And to all the hand-sewing: Including the unpicking of handsewing… (note sad kitty) So much work! Look at how exhausted she is: What a helpful kitty!

Felicity the Sewing Cat

Bedtime with Felicity

Cats spend most of their time sleeping, and Felicity the Sewing Cat has definite opinions about sleeping – especially the sleeping hours she shares with us. If I’m sleeping, she should be sleeping. If I take a nap, Felicity will join me. It doesn’t matter what else is going on: her favourite person might be here, the back door might be open on the perfect day for sleeping in the garden, the heater might be on… nope. Her job is to sleep with me. Our family sleeps in the big bed, Felicity is part of our family, thus she sleeps in the big bed. If we have guests she’ll go and visit them in the morning, but even if they are housesitting and we aren’t home, she sleeps in our bed. The only exception is if one of the big family members is sick, and I move to the guest bed so we can both sleep. Then she comes with me. Because apparently her job is to sleep with me. Bedtime should be 10pm Bedtime …