Category Archives: Pets

Packing, Selling and Packing

We’ve now reached the point where sold (or packed/disassembled) house­hold items are no longer the ‘fat’ of our lives, but some ‘mus­cle’. In oth­er words, stuff that we actu­al­ly used day to day is now either unavail­able or gone. I can still cook din­ner (few­er pots) and con­nect to the Inter­net (lap­top), so I’m OK, […]

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Trip Wrap-Up

We’re back in Boston, after what I think was a kind of water­shed trip. As Pam not­ed, we were in a bit of funk before we left. We were focused on the absence of Socrates, and this in turn led us to con­tem­plate the past. This trip to Van­cou­ver helped us make more of a […]

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Socrates

In my last entry I was afraid that I would be writ­ing a eulo­gy soon for my cat Socrates. Sad­ly, this is the case. We had to put Socrates to sleep yes­ter­day. The growth that was obstruct­ing his low­er intes­tine was tech­ni­cal­ly oper­a­ble, but the oper­a­tion would have involved some dif­fi­cult and painful surgery, includ­ing […]

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Sick Kitty

Although I haven’t men­tioned much in this blog, I had two cats and had to give one of them away due to its health issues. I have no clue how long does pet dan­der stay in a house, but I still find his hair around the house. The cat we have now has an his­tor­i­cal­ly […]

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