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Old 04-08-2008, 07:35 AM   #1
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March was a sad, sad month
Anybody that knows me, knows that I'm such the cat lover. I lost two of my babies in March and I am a complete basket case.

On March 8th, my cat Punkin (in my avatar) and my bobtail Hollister were ripping through the house. They play really hard and I never thought much about it. I was back here in my office getting ready to work and my best friend, Little John, was in the kitchen getting his coffee before work. I heard a crash and he said that the diningroom chair rocked up in the air and Punkin just gasped a couple of times and fell down. I went flying in there, but it was too late. Little John tried to give him mouth-to-mouth, but it wouldn't work. I called DH on the phone, hysterical and he came back home. It was such a freak accident too. This was the sweetest natured kitty you've ever seen.

Then on Easter Sunday, my 18 1/2 year old cat, Callie, started getting sick. I took her to the vet and they worked with her, but by Friday it was too late and we had to let her go. I am so terribly heartbroken by all of this. That little girl has been by my side all these years and it's like a gaping hole in this house.

I work at home and everyday I keep looking around for these kitties. It is so sad and heartbreaking.

On top of all that, I'm a very nervous person. Evidently during all this, I gritted my teeth to the point of no return and had a toothache like no tomorrow. My dentist couldn't see me for about a week and a half, but he did call in some antibiotics for me to take. Now I get to fret about going to the dentist as I'm scared to death of a dentist.

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Old 04-08-2008, 08:07 AM   #2
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Old 04-08-2008, 08:18 AM   #3
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Old 04-08-2008, 09:24 AM   #4
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That is sad. Sorry for you. I lost my last cat exactly one week before Christmas in 06.

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Old 04-08-2008, 09:37 AM   #5
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Old 04-08-2008, 10:00 AM   #6
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I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved kitties.
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I'm so sorry, and all at the same time (just about) too!
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Oh sweetie, I am so very sorry for your terrible losses.

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Old 04-08-2008, 10:41 AM   #9
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I am so sorry! It's hard enough to lose them (you must be a really good catmom when Callie lived that long!) but to lose two so close together...ow. Just ow.
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oh, I'm so sorry for your loss and your looming dentist visit.

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