I got back from Ohio late last night, and I’m packing for a trip to Chicago today. My cat, Pepper, is sick of me being gone. He chose to express his displeasure by waking me up 723 times last night with purrs, head-butting, and kneading any exposed skin he could find (with claws fully extended, of course).
So this morning, he not only jumped into my suitcase, he packed his favorite toy–the knit pastel mouse by his front feet:
Anyway, if you want to see me, sans cat, I have an appearance at the Batavia Public Library tomorrow. Visit my website for details and additional tour stops.