Spell Bound

Last Wednesday started with some difficulty.

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I decided to boldly look to see if there was any cat out there that needed me. I immediately found this:

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The story that this post tells is only part of the story. Spell’s had some struggles, but she came right up to me and my son and immediately started purring and rubbing on us. That night, Spell came home to live with us.

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The first thing she did was hide.

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Spell’s new hidey-hole.

Within 24 hours she was moving around the room and interacting as one might predict with our other cat, Toby (who’s 13).

Toby expresses his opinion about sharing his home with another cat.
Toby expresses his opinion about sharing his home with another cat.

As long as she stays off the bed, Spell and Toby get along just fine.

Spell cuddles up while I screw around with my phone.
Spell cuddles up while I screw around with my phone.

She’s made herself right at home…

Sleeping on clean clothes is completely appropriate...
Sleeping on clean clothes is completely appropriate…

And ponders future days…

Staring out the window at the chickens in the yard below.
Staring out the window at the chickens in the yard below.

Welcome to your new home, Spell! We’re excited about spending many years together!

Published by paleololigo

Scientist (Paleontology, Geochemistry, Geology); Writer (Speculative and Science Fiction, plus technical and non-technical Science); Mom to great boy on the Autism spectrum; possessor of too many hobbies.

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