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A Special Moment

November 18th 2012 1:20 pm
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Mom was having trouble sleeping so she got up early and put on a movie. I got on her lap and kneaded and purred for her. The sun eventually came up and I perked up when I saw a big bird land in our maple tree. It was a pileated woodpecker. We had a really good look at it. Brilliant red markings. Mom wanted to get her camera but didn't want to uproot me. So we just enjoyed the moment together.

Purred by: Pipo (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 1:46 pm

Those types of woodpeckers are SO BIG! I am glad they don't drill on my head, MOL!
They are beautiful birds, we see them a few times a year.
Purred by: Squirrel (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 3:12 pm

Yup ... When I got all excited about it Mom told me that it would not be wise for me to tangle with it.
Purred by: Kallie (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 3:53 pm

Wow, I've never seen one of those. But it sounds like
a great time with ur Mom..That's special too! :)
Purred by: Annie Spokescat Calico Juncti (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 5:43 pm

That's the way to spend time together. Love it enjoy.
Purred by: Nonny - DG # 10 (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 6:27 pm

ooooo, we don't have those around here. But Mom and
Dad saw them in Florida..they are huge.

Aren't some of the most unexepected moments the best ?
Purred by: Toby (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 10:43 pm

The secret of happy is to enjoy those cuddle times and to appreciate what is around you. Sometimes it's good to let the birds be - especially if they are big and have tough beaks! I love snuggles on my mum's lap too. Purrs Josie
Purred by: ♥ Jezebel RIP ♥ (Catster Member)

November 18th 2012 at 11:40 pm

How cool!
Purred by: Squirrel (Catster Member)

November 19th 2012 at 6:57 am

You are so right everyone! It was a cool and special moment. (And Kitcat missed the whole thing, ha, ha!) And I did some chattering at it and made Mom laugh.
Purred by: Athena (Forever Loved) (Catster Member)

November 19th 2012 at 9:31 am

What a nice moment to share! I love hearing about activities that humans and kitties can enjoy together, like birdie watching.

BTW, thanks fur the yummy slice of pumpkin pie!




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