Toby's Diary

Mum's Beautiful Flowers

July 16th 2012 10:37 pm
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When mum's friends came one of them brought some flowers for my mum. Mum put them in a vase and said, very firmly, "I don't want either cat even touching my beautiful flowers" so we haven't been.

But time has ticked by and a few of the flowers aren't so lovely any more. Indeed droopy would be the word. Last night I was helpfully pointing out which flowers needed to go. A gentle tap with the paw on each of the wobbly heads.

"I'm busy" she said. "I'll do it in a minute"

I saw a chance to be helpful. Could I pull the sad flowers out? Definitely a job for the claw. I hooked it and tugged gently, then a bit more firmly and then ..well, all the flowers were rushing towards me along with a lot of water. On the plus side I got to see just how fast my mum can move when a vase is pulled over and that's pretty fast I can tell you.

Mum did take the droopy flowers out and then had a problem. There is nowhere of vase height that is beyond our reach. She has settled for leaving them well away from electric sockets in case of repetition but none of them have droopy heads now so I'll leave them be.

 
 

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Purred by: ♥ Jezebel RIP ♥ (Catster Member)

July 16th 2012 at 10:39 pm

MOL! You were just helping the flowers look better!
Purred by: Mietzi Katze (Catster Member)

July 17th 2012 at 3:36 am

Yup, that the problem. Humans not doing their jobs fast enough and then we are force to help them out. Keep an eye on the flowers, Toby
Purred by: Monster (Catster Member)

July 17th 2012 at 8:17 am

The road to H-E-double toothpicks is paved with good intentions!
Purred by: Ka - zar 1.6.1998 to 25.2.2014 (Catster Member)

July 17th 2012 at 3:04 pm

Mol That's funny mate but be careful you don't hurt yourself. One thing you do really well is keep your mum on her toes.
Purred by: Griswold II DIT#57 (Catster Member)

July 18th 2012 at 4:32 pm

Haha monster! Ur so funny! And I thank ur very helpful to ur mommy.


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