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Response to DesertFlower (Reply #11)

Mon May 20, 2013, 01:04 PM

58. I'm 70 & I'm tired. With the exception of 3 good friends, a nephew and a niece, virtually everyone

I have known & loved has passed. I have 4 cats, but 1 of them is the reason I keep going. Maybe I wouldn't tell anyone else but you this, but I live for that cat. When I retired I thought I'd volunteer for all kinds of things but found out most programs want you to start really early in the morning. I get up really early, but don't want "to go" anywhere. I'm also lazy, which I didn't know. I'm diabetic. I volunteered at an animal shelter cleaning up after bunnies because I knew I wouldn't be bringing bunnies home. One dwarf bunny bit the literal shit out of me so I had to stop even that because of my health situation - can't be being bit a lot. My 1 cat loves me better than he loves himself & I know that because I can see it in his adoring eyes. If living for 1 cat is how it ends, so be it. I have vowed to myself that I will give him as long a life as I can so that's what keeps me going. Ridiculous I know, but it is what it is. Peace.

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