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Sitting And Thinking
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The Red Purrer
Apr 30, 2016
Recently a house sitting assignment was posted with a fantastic description. It sounded like a wonderful house sit
First and most importantly is the cat, Ducati (the red purrer), he's somewhere around 15 years old and that's in people years. A little stand-offish at first and does like to be outside quite a lot, mostly to be found sleeping under a bush, but he does love to be inside in the evenings especially if there's a fire burning. The nights are chilly in these months. I have a lovely new wood-burning heater which makes it cosy. I will of course pay for Ducati's food. He will not like to share with any other creatures, unfortunately.
The house is old, and not so swish. It has character. There are 3 bedrooms, one of which will be unavailable (mine). Plenty of living space, open and comfortable. I will endeavour to have some of my excess 'stuff' packed away in my ... read more