Post 783: impatience met patiently…

The kitties let me know when they are ready for attention, be it for play, loving, or food.

Andy comes up to me and goes [pat-pat-pat] on my arm while giving me a look of extreme anxiety: “I won’t let you know what I want, but I want it now!”

Dougy has another approach. He stretches out directly in my path. I have to step over him to move from one are to the next. When I get closer, he gets up, walks back and forth in front of me, making sure he gets maximum expression of his intent across: “I won’t tell you what I want, but I want it now!”

Here, Dougy makes sure I can't leave the bathroom without stumbling over him!

Here, Dougy makes sure I can’t leave the bathroom without stumbling over him! (Ears back, horns deployed…!)

I guess the message is the same, just the delivery is different. After it’s delivered, it’s up to me to figure out what the little darlings want or need.Β 

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24 thoughts on “Post 783: impatience met patiently…

  1. Kind of like Dougy in the bathroom doorway, I like to walk in front of my moms while they’re going up or down the stairs – that’s the best time to catch them for pets!

  2. I like that β€œI won’t tell you what I want, but I want it now!” It’s so true, but luckily their needs are pretty simple, food, fun, pats …

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