I am a firm believer that a cat
to adopt you, not the other way around, and it has been this way with
She was a local stray who sensed the presence of a genuine cat lover.
couldn't have come at a better moment for me, nor I for her. She was so
at the time that a friend of mine put down a bowl of rice for her, and
ate it, even though there was nothing about it that would normally have
a feline. I replaced it with a can of tuna and gained a friend for life.
The name Mouse is not intended
be ironic. The fact is, she does not meow so much as she squeaks.
Mouse is a regular challenge to deal with when I am writing. As can
seen here, she does not see my time writing as all that important.
In fact, as is seen above, she does not like to see any other Mouse
A messy desk is no concern to her. This is important for anyone or
who lives with me.
In fact, what I see as a stack of papers, she may just see as a
Copyright 2003, Brian Waterman