09Jan21: taming the beast…

“NO! Don’t touch me! I’m a great, BIG bone-crunching, blood-lapping carnivore!”

“I warn you! I’ll chew your arm off!”

[Purr! Purr!]

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The late Dougy resisted affection, too, but all was well once I “scritched” his chin, rubbed his head, or stroked his back.