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Friday, 13 July 2012

I come to terms, maybe, with an unrecognized trait

I am not an animal-lover.  I am not an animal-hater either.  I just always thought that I was kind of neutral about any animal other than a cat.  That thought was in my head this morning, but it didn't feel right.  It didn't seem to be a thought supported by actions.

So I took a walk around our 800 ft square apartment, and found 3 giraffes, a duck, an exotic sort of heron, two elephants, two origami herons, a bluebird, a bear and about 40 cats.  None of these is useful, except the duck, which is a bronze and amber lamp, and two of the giraffes, which are teeny boxes.  Except for the heron, the bear and one of the giraffes, none of these is over 4 inches high.

Does this excuse my lapse in judgment?

3 comments:

  1. In my 900 sq ft house I have too much of everything, but the worst part is over 700 skeins of various yarns and threads. Might be closer to 900, haven't counted lately.

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  2. You got along well with Mollie, though.

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  3. Maybe it has something to do with inanimate???? I wouldn't dwell too much on it. You might end up with a bunch of live ones and the vet bills would escalate far more than you can imagine, believe me.

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