Monday, November 12, 2007

ManCat Monday

Which is more beautiful--feline movement or feline stillness? - Elizabeth Hamilton

Well purrsonally, I think they are equally beautiful. Whether we are jumping or chasing or just having a nap, we are furry beautious creatures.
I sort of scared Grampie yesterday. He was over for the afternoon and dinner time. He and mum had watched the Packers whip the Vikings. Then they did a few things outside. So they came back inside and before dinner, Grampie took a nap on the couch. Now our couch is a recliner too. So Grampie was all reclined out and I jumped on the arm of the couch, then proceeded to give his hand a lick.

Well he wasn't expecting me and sort of twitched and jerked his hand away. Sorry Grampie, I didn't mean to spook you. I even did a walk from one side across both of his and mum's laps earlier in the afternoon. I have even gotten to jumping up and sitting between them.

Today is going to be nice as for mum it is a holliday and she doens't have to go to work. But she says she has work to do here. Like wash her clothes and clean, which means the sucking monster will be out. So I can get some extra mum time. Woohoo.

25 comments:

Sassy Cat said...

Yep, ya got to move slowly around the gramps folks. Oh,I stopped by to let you know that there is a new ballot for the soap title. Voting will start Monday at 11:00 am est and end Tuesday at 9:00 pm est. There were so many entries that there are two ballots so be sure to look at both of them but please vote for only one title.

The M's said...

Great mancat photos. We do not get to go around Pa and Grannie, you are lucky.
Could you have your Mom email our Mom, it is really important. Our addy is adventuresofthems@gmail.com

Cheysuli said...

I think this means it's time for an extra nap!

Skeeter And LC said...

Well, BOTH, of course! Duh!

Parker said...

Oh boy! An extra day of your Mom! Enjoy!

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The Meezers said...

great mancat pikshurs!!

it's ok to scare the humans once in a while - espeshully if they snore

Daisy said...

Derby, you look very sweet all stretched out and sleeping.

TheSlyCat said...

Hi Derby,
I didn't know you lived in sWisHconsin. Kon and I live in Chicago. Maybe you can visit sometime. Have a great week!

Victor Tabbycat said...

Extra Mom time=good.
Sucky monster=bad.
Cats=beautiful.
Hope the good outweighs the bad!
My beans came home late last night, tired but wif interestin smells. Fanks fur keepin an eye on thems!

jenianddean said...

You just can't beat those extra days with Mom!

Tybalt said...

Congratulations on the extra mommy time today! My mommy had to go to work. *sigh* You look very graceful and beuatiful in both your pictures today, Derby!

PB & J said...

You're so lucky to have extra Mum time (and she's so lucky to have extra you time)!

Sunny's Mommy said...

It seems a lot of beans have off today. I never got this holiday off when I worked. Ack.

Enjoy the day with your Mom. If your Mom sits down, I think you should jump in her lap and insist on staying there. She might forget about vacuuming then.

The Furry Kids said...

Awesome mancat pictures!

Forty Paws said...

Extra mum time is always good. We luf both your pictures, in action and at rest. Great!

Luf, Us

Chen & Ollie said...

Derby, feline in motion and feline in stillness are both very handsome! Happy Mancat Monday! Hope your grampy got over his scare.
Purrs,
Mr. Chen Ollie

Kimo & Sabi said...

Yer mom's lucky! Our mom hadded to werk!

Boy said...

You are invited to come over for mine 14th purrthday party! Come have a wook at the invitation at mine bwoggy!

Kellie The Orange Cat said...

Wow Derby, you sure can stand up tall!

It was a holiday for my Mum too, since Mum did all her chores on Saturday we were able to lie around reading and napping all day - it doesn't get much better than that!

Shilgiah the Cat said...

I think both moving and still and your pictures proved it.

Wish I had a grandpa to nap with.

Hot(M)BC said...

Hey Derbs, You'll get gramps trained eventually. heheh Hope you had some great extra mum time too!
Purrrrrs,
your bud Pepi

PrincessMia said...

Derbs! That was so sweet of you to give your grampie a sandpaper kiss.

Beanmom has been busy busy and when she gets home, she doesn't turn the computer on for me to use.

I'll be having a word with her about this.

Beau Beau & Angie said...

Great shot Derby! Yoo am on da verge of walkin' upright. Hee hee -- how bout dem Packers? Daddy am happy dey won too.

Just Sharlene and My Spice Cats said...

You remind me of Sesame when he is jumping and catching the flying mouse. hehe...