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Re: Checking in...

Auralie, you are too wise. I concur with all you said. And, Jim, I'm hoping the rest of your trip will be uneventful.
----- Original Message ----- From: <Aplfgcnys@aol.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Friday, April 18, 2008 4:22 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Checking in...

So sorry about Squinty, Jim, but at least it happened where she is fairly
familiar and someone is liable to take care of her.  Suppose it had
happened at a stop on an interstate.  I saw that happen to someone
once. At least your trip will be less stressful without her.  You'll find
another cat when you reach your destination.  Just have a safe trip.

In a message dated 4/18/2008 5:11:09 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
islandjim2@gmail.com writes:

First, the bad news. I don't have Squinty. She slipped her harness somehow, got really spooked, ran off into the night. I tried several different ideas
to coax her out of the dark so I could grab her but none worked. So I left
her. I have now e-mailed several friends to please look for her hanging
around the house and if they can catch her to please take her to a nearby
shelter--there's one about five blocks from the house. Needless to say, I
feel guilt, remorse, and very sad.
For progress, I am now in the proximate east-west center of Texas, the small
town of Sonora, at a Days Inn the provides free wireless internet
connections in its rooms. So far I've covered about 1,600 miles--not quite
half the trek.

Wildflowers are in bloom in the Texas hill country. I wish I was comfortable
with taking more time here to get some photos. But I'm not.

More later.

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