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Re: Re: Re: Piggyback gardening

He's rotten already and his name is now Bubba.  Good grief, how original.

Pam Evans
Kemp, TX
zone 8A
----- Original Message -----
From: Melody
Sent: 4/8/2004 7:57:42 PM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] Piggyback gardening

> Darn all people who are irresponsible with neutering/spaying their
> pets...thank goodness for angels in disguise who look out for these
> little guys. Sounds like being spoiled rotten is the best thing that
> could have happened to both the kitty and Pat & John. I love happy
> endings...now if only Moses can get so lucky!
> Melody, IA (Z 5/4)
> "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."    
> --Albert Einstein
>  --- On Thu 04/08,  < gardenqueen@academicplanet.com > wrote:
> From:  [mailto: gardenqueen@academicplanet.com]
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2004 21:33:05 -0500
> Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] Piggyback gardening
> Good for you Melody! Fortunately Pat & John adopted that little
> orange<br>tabby that I could not run off last night. Even w/ Sugar going
> after him<br>and me carrying him off, he kept coming right back. After
> we came in he<br>must have gone across the street and gone into John's
> wood shop and he<br>just fell in love w/ him. Sweet cat, I hated to run
> him off, but Sugar<br>would have torn him to shreds.<br><br>Pretty baby
> about 8 or 9 months old, with a little tuft of white on the<br>end of
> his tail. I adore happy endings! He'll be ROTTEN in a
> week,<br>guaranteed!<br><br><br>Pam Evans<br>Kemp, TX<br>zone
> 8A<br>----- Original Message -----<br>From: Kitty<br>Sent: 4/8/2004
> 9:38:09 AM<br>To: gardenchat@hort.net<br>Subject: Re: [CHAT] Piggyback
> gardening<br><br>> Melody,<br><br>> I'm glad you're caring for Moses.
> Like your DH, the last thing I needed was<br><br>> another cat, but how
> can you turn him away? I hope you can find a home for<br><br>>
> him.<br><br>> Kitty<br><br>> <br><br>> ----- Original Message -----
> <br><br>> From: "Melody" <mhobertm@excite.com><br><br>> To:
> <gardenchat@hort.net><br><br>> Sent: Thursday, April 08, 2004 4:21
> AM<br><br>> Subject: RE: [CHAT] Piggyback gardening<br><br>> <br><br>>
> <br><br>> > We now have a stray tomcat that seems to have adopted (and
> been adopted<br><br>> > by) my 3 children...he is a beautiful orange and
> white long hair,<br><br>> > incredibly tame and friendly...so much so it
> makes me wonder how he<br><br>> > comes to be living out of doors...a
> dump, maybe? No one in town seems to<br><br>> > missing a cat of his
> description. My husband is adamant that the last<br><br>> > thing our
> house needs is another cat...so the kids and I are going to<br><br>> >
> try to find a new home for him. In the meantime, we were watching
> the<br><br>> > Ten Commandments on TV the other night so the children
> have temporarily<br><br>> > named the cat "Moses"...as my youngest put
> it, "We just couldn't call<br><br>> > him Cat when we wanted him to
> come, Mom...who knows what stray would've<br><br>> > t
> urned up!" Well, duh! They've managed to guilt me into feeding
> and<br><br>> > watering the thing...sigh!<br><br>> ><br><br>> ><br><br>>
> ><br><br>> > Melody, IA (Z 5/4)<br><br>> ><br><br>> > "The most
> beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."<br><br>> >
> --Albert Einstein<br><br>> ><br><br>> > --- On Wed 04/07, Kitty <
> kmrsy@comcast.net > wrote:<br><br>> > From: Kitty [mailto:
> kmrsy@comcast.net]<br><br>> > To: gardenchat@hort.net<br><br>> > Date:
> Wed, 7 Apr 2004 21:11:40 -0500<br><br>> > Subject: [CHAT] Piggyback
> gardening<br><br>> ><br><br>> > Slugger (the new cat) has a tendency to
> follow me everywhere. On Sunday<br><br>> > I<br>gardened much of the
> day, going back and forth so he had to keep<br><br>> > up. That<br>night
> he just zonked out. Tonight I was digging some Lamium<br><br>> > and he
> decided<br>it would just be easier if he hopped on my back and<br><br>>
> > watched what I was doing<br>over my shoulder. This is not the
> easiest<br><br>> > way to garden.<br><br>Meanwhile....I must have the
> world's dumbest<br><br>> > voles. Yes, they ate up<br>sections of my
> lawn and set a direct path to<br><br>> > the bed with about 100
> clumps<br>of baby hostas. But the paths go around<br><br>> > the hostas.
> They didn't touch<br>them. All these little hostas are<br><br>> >
> starting to come up<br><br>> ><br><br>>
> now.<br><br>Kitty<br><br>---------------------------------------------------<br><br>>
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