Oscar Becomes a Hero

A tale that needs to be read: the adventures of one morning in the life of a very Superior Cat!


Facebook surprise me with memories sometimes. This morning they reminded me of a piece I’d written 5 years ago to the day when I was writing about Oscar. He was just 16 at this point. He lived until just past his 18th birthday and died on Oct 1st 2013. During all that time we’d recorded his battles with the other household ‘pets’ introduced by Julia. The three ‘girls’ who were rats and beautiful and the degus who though delightful to look at had less intelligence than a peanut and who made short work of all the wires in the lounge whenever they broke free.

Anyway, here’s the piece Facebook reminded me of.

How easily things change. One light time I’m all but invisible in the village and the next I’m the flavour of the week. Though of course that’s how it should be really.

I was a little bored…

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3 responses to “Oscar Becomes a Hero”

  1. I loved this. Thanks for the re-blog, because I have discovered David, x

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  2. Many thanks for your kindness Frederick.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. It’s a prrrr-leasure David. Lovely story, characterful cat!
      Hugs returned!


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