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Carnival Time!! March 1, 2008

The 54th Carnival is up.  It is takes in a number of countries on a trip around the world.

And we’re proud to see a piece  by our own Jender in it

Enjoy!

 

Our Sunday Cat and Dr. Johnson

Filed under: cats — jj @ 8:41 pm

One of Dr. Johnson’s well-known witticism contains an odious comparison of a woman preaching and “a dog walking on his hind legs: one doesn’t expect it to be done well–the wonder is that it is done at all.”  But change the comparison to that between the dog and a cat playing a piano, and one can bestow a certain charm on it.

And the sequel, in which it seems her style has developed:

The early roar is due to purring, not to a motor cycle leaving.

 

 
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