mystery, inside an enigma." If either parent quoted it, they looked to the other seeking corroboration. Most often, it got trotted out when they chose not to answer some question I had asked or didn't want to admit directly to ignorance, and so wrapped it all nicely as a mystery.
This picture is of Sam. Unlike her imperial majesty Xenia, Sam works for a living. He is pretty proud that he still handles the herding duties in the household with aplomb and dignity at fifteen years of age.
It starts about half an hour before the morning or evening feeding times, and we call it the pre-game show.
last on the card - May
Humans! Can't even get the Christmas story straight."
At 5 pm, the cat checks the clock a final time and then starts weaving between the legs of whoever is preparing dinner. The dog does the passive resistance thing by merely blocking your path to wherever you need to go.