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True Story [Apr. 5th, 2012|05:21 am]
kyle cassidy
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When I first got Roswell she was a feral stray kitten whose eyes were swollen shut from an infection. She hissed & spit and hated people. After her eyes were treated I had to chase her down twice a day, throw a towel over her, wrap her up like a burrito and pet her for 30 minutes. After about four days of this she decided that she liked it.





Roswell trying to decide if this belly rub is unpleasant or not.
Clickenzee to Embiggen!






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[User Picture]From: yackersmaren
2012-04-05 05:38 pm (UTC)

aawwwww

Is it Roswell's anniversary with you? How long has she been with you now? I have a soft spot for tuxedos, my first cat Spitfire was one and Calamity (Calamity Bitch) you know was one too. Roswell ended up to be such an awesome cat, which goes to show you don't find the perfect pet, the perfect pet always finds you.

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[User Picture]From: kylecassidy
2012-04-05 06:55 pm (UTC)

Re: aawwwww

I think roswell's almost six now.
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[User Picture]From: ehowton
2012-04-05 05:42 pm (UTC)
I think I'll call him, "Mini Me."
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[User Picture]From: christianet
2012-04-05 05:56 pm (UTC)
She was so damn tiny then. By the time we had met her, she had swelled to her current glory.
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[User Picture]From: pds_lit
2012-04-05 06:13 pm (UTC)
They all grow up too fast. Kali was the same way and sent me to the ER her first day home. The towel didn't fair well either. Time passed and she and her sister are curled up under the bed covers at night.
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[User Picture]From: spacedlaw
2012-04-05 06:44 pm (UTC)
Such a sweet picture (and a sweeter story still). Thanks for making her world a place worth living in.
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[User Picture]From: allysther
2012-04-05 06:54 pm (UTC)
Roswell's story is one of intense bonding and love. It is a wonderful tale, and I thank you for sharing it with us as the years pass.
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[User Picture]From: kylecassidy
2012-04-05 06:56 pm (UTC)
thanks for reading it all these years :)
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[User Picture]From: decemberthirty
2012-04-05 07:08 pm (UTC)
Oh my gosh, what a cute little baby! Looks almost exactly like my Tommy when we first adopted him.
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[User Picture]From: humglum
2012-04-05 07:10 pm (UTC)

Kitten!! She was so tiny!!
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[User Picture]From: instantdharma
2012-04-05 07:34 pm (UTC)
All I can say: Eeeeeeeeeeeeee!
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[User Picture]From: girfan
2012-04-05 07:57 pm (UTC)
So adorable!
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[User Picture]From: hoppytoad79
2012-04-05 08:27 pm (UTC)
*is ded from cute* And today, Roswell is a spoiled rotten attention sponge living happy ever after. *G*
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[User Picture]From: sheilagh
2012-04-05 08:40 pm (UTC)
"And I will name my Daddy... Pincushion!"
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From: zqfmbg
2012-04-05 10:56 pm (UTC)
It's always funny how they grow from these tiny little cute things into large lumps. We took in a kitten at 5 weeks who fit in the palm of my hand with room to spare. Now? He's 28 lbs and we're trying to figure out how to get him to lose weight while stopping the other cats from losing weight. Oh, and he'll take the skin off of your hand with his face.
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[User Picture]From: zebrallama
2012-04-05 11:16 pm (UTC)
:-)
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[User Picture]From: isafantasy
2012-04-06 01:56 am (UTC)
She is so tiny! Funny enough, my friend gave me some Nori snacks at the movie theater tonight and I had a thought for your cat :-)
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[User Picture]From: kuroshii
2012-04-06 03:07 am (UTC)
I would have had a very hard time imagining Roswell as a kitten, if it wasn't for this picture. So cute.
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[User Picture]From: howeverbrief
2012-04-06 03:40 am (UTC)
D'awwww.
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[User Picture]From: pigshitpoet
2012-04-06 04:01 am (UTC)

more cat stories... from the street

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[User Picture]From: rottensick
2012-04-06 04:11 am (UTC)
Roswell, Queen of Cute.
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[User Picture]From: michelle1963
2012-04-06 04:37 am (UTC)
Roswell is such a personable, photogenic kitty, I'd never have guessed at her feral beginnings.
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[User Picture]From: kambriel
2012-04-06 04:51 am (UTC)
I adore (& miss!) Roswell. I'll never forget the first time I heard her bounding down the stairs towards me and I thought she was a rather robust human ;)
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[User Picture]From: niamh_sage
2012-04-06 07:40 am (UTC)
She is beautiful. :D
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[User Picture]From: russtycat
2012-04-06 10:14 am (UTC)
She is adorable in that photo!
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[User Picture]From: mireille21
2012-04-09 05:55 am (UTC)
Definitely a to die for picture of kitty cuteness and love.
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From: (Anonymous)
2012-04-11 05:44 pm (UTC)

Roswell

I'm having great fun reading the 'old' Roswell Chronicles. Thanks. I've gotten all teary a couple times already. Just because I've known (and helped) many a snotty eyed cat. Amy Kelsey-the Beadwhisperer
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From: (Anonymous)
2012-04-12 11:06 pm (UTC)

ultimate cuteness

OMG, this kitten picture is a masterpiece!!! How did she ever get to be so huge???

~Meatball's Mom
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