Silent Sunday: Missing Our Cats

Usually, I do not write anything on my silent sunday posts. But, this spring we lost both of our cats within a few months of each other. It was hard to see them get old, fail, and die. Lewis and Clark were blood brothers from a farm in Westby. We got them as kittens and were almost 14 years old when they died. They had good lives and were very loved. I miss them terribly.

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Clark liked to sit on anything soft, especially if it was clean! 

 

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Lewis once acted as principal supervising our son’s virtual school homework and classes.
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So, when the time came to pack for college, of course Lewis thought he was going!  Any box would do – the smaller, the better! 

 

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Clark liked to cover his eyes while catching a “cat nap”! He also liked to lean on things for a pillow……it did not matter if it was hard.

 

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Lewis, on the alert. Clark is sleeping. 
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Lewis was a “talker” and always wanted to be sure you understood him. He also had many expressions! This one was annoyed! 
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The boys joined Ben each morning for breakfast, even though they never got any food! (Or, so Ben said!)
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Clark is sleepy. 
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The tree was always a big hit! I am sure because it smelled like the outdoors.
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Clark sleeping in his pretend jungle.
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Our boys, Lewis and Clark. We miss you! 

2 Thoughts

  1. I find it so amazing how our pets become such an important part of our families. Our kids still talk about the 2 sheepdogs we had. I’ve been thinking about you. How are you doing?

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