love heals

April 16, 2010 at 8:24 pm 12 comments

Guest post by Mikey Moorey
The paw’s been on the other foot this week as we’ve all been taking care of mum.   As chief body warmer and pain distractor I take full credit for the return of her pink cheeks and appetite (licking out soup bowls hasn’t been much fun for me either so I I share her pain).  Mum says she’s very grateful for plump pillows, BBC Iplayer and the miracle of modern medicine.   I’m grateful she’s on the mend as I don’t like being beaten at my own sleep game and want to be let out.  Mum’s had that wistful look in her eye for sunshine, fresh air and mud under her nails and I know just how she feels.

Entry filed under: home life.

Anthony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ at Crosby beach bloomin’ lovely

12 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Gillie  |  April 16, 2010 at 8:42 pm

    Mikey, please give hugs to mum, hope she is better soon!

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  • 2. mangocheeks  |  April 16, 2010 at 8:58 pm

    Oh Mikey,
    Its so sweet for you to guest post. But as you will appreciate we all dearly miss your mum. So Please lick her and give her a big paw loving touch from us all. Warmest of wishes xxxxx Hugs too.

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  • 3. nic's husband  |  April 16, 2010 at 9:56 pm

    mikey is truly lovely – just the beast to aid a speedy recovery – so soft and gentle when he’s all sleepy and dozy and not pretending to be king of the neighbourhood or terrorising his lovely siblings – poppet the bedtime buddy and billy the movie lap cat

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  • 4. miss m's fluffy felines  |  April 16, 2010 at 10:49 pm

    Hi Mikey ! Please pass these virtual kitty hugs along to your mum so she feels better real soon !

    XXOOXX =^.^= XXOOXX

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  • 5. Hazel at the Hill  |  April 17, 2010 at 4:41 pm

    Get well soon, Nic!

    Cat cuddling is a wonderful pastime – I’m glad your getting your share in at the mo!

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  • 6. Mrs Green @ my zero waste  |  April 17, 2010 at 6:56 pm

    Awww (((HUGS))) to both of you. I hope you are feeling better and give that lovely boy a special tickly stroke from me 🙂

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  • 7. Anne Maundrell  |  April 18, 2010 at 1:09 am

    So sory to hear that you haven’t been well Nic, and hope you are on the mend now. Aren’t cats just the most comforting companions? They seem to know when we need that little bit of extra love and attention.

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  • 8. Ann  |  April 18, 2010 at 8:02 am

    Get well soon Nic, cat’s make excellent companions for invalids and I’m sure Mikey is enjoying his nursing job.

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  • 9. Nip it in the bud  |  April 18, 2010 at 11:27 am

    thank you, thank you, thank you dear friends. I feel wonderfully cheered and re-energised by your hugs and warm wishes. love N x

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  • 10. Kirsten  |  April 18, 2010 at 1:06 pm

    Kitty energy is so healing! Hope you’re feeling better very soon!

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  • 11. Anita  |  April 18, 2010 at 1:08 pm

    Lots of love and healing thoughts from all of us here: will email you separately xx

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  • 12. Johanna GGG  |  April 19, 2010 at 1:56 pm

    mikey’s snuggles look like just the thing – hope you feel better soon

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