Is she softening?
Does she actually like Waffles?
What's the real story behind that scandalous photo from yesterday's blog post?
Let me refresh your memory–
It's no secret that Waffles is infatuated with me. Can you blame him?
Some of the comments from yesterday's post thought Waffles was asking for my paw in, well... something ridiculously romantic.
Some thought I was actually going to share my pillow with him.
Some noticed his helicopter ears.
Some were DYING to know what happened next.
Let me just start by assuring you that Waffles was NOT invited onto my pillow. Nor did he commandeer my pillow.
Ok, it's not that I don't like Waffles. He's really more like an annoying little brother. So when I give him a small whap, it's only to teach him right from wrong and remind him who's the Boss.
There was a time, I confess, that when Waffles would approach I'd take off and run the other way. Over time, I learned that this reaction never ended well. I was either chased around the Townhouse, up and down the stairs, or whatever it was I was eating, scratching, playing with or napping on was hijacked by the furry orange thief.
So I decided to test an alternative response to his unwelcome advances. And if there's one thing I can do REALLY well, it's stare. If staring were an olympic sport, I'd have more gold medals than that swimmer guy.
Go ahead. Just try it. How long can you last before you have to look away? See???
So What Happened Next?
When Waffles tried that paw holding maneuver on me, I sat motionless, staring (ok glaring) into his eyes. I didn't move a muscle. Not even a whisker.
Once I saw his helicopter ears, I knew I was home free.
He pulled back his paw, turned slowly and scampered away.
Ahhhh... it's nice being Boss.
I knew that would work!ReplyDelete
You are the Queen Katie. Always the queen.ReplyDelete
Oh, btw. Thank you for all of my lovely goodies from Glogirly for her birthday celebration. Although Sherpa stole the mouse and has hidden it.Delete
That is so funny Patty! Punkin stole the mouse and hid it from everyone else from our pressies! But they all come running when I ring the cat bell!Delete
Ooooo...that stare. That would make me go elsewhere.ReplyDelete
What a stare!! You put me under my bed !!ReplyDelete
* shifty look * We confess!!!!!ReplyDelete
You are da boss Katie!ReplyDelete
I thought the helicopter ears were a warning he was about to pounce, so well stared, Katie.ReplyDelete
You go, girl! Hold your ground and make sure he never forgets who's in charge!ReplyDelete
That's showin' him Boss!!!ReplyDelete
I saw the helicopter ears, I did!! Very nice state out, Katie. You are Da Boss for sure!!ReplyDelete
That's pretty much how I thought the story ended ... :-)ReplyDelete
Ah, you're such a smart one, Katie.ReplyDelete
You have Waffles well trained. Who could ignore your beauty and those gorgeous eye. Mesmerizing. You go boss! Purrs, Greyson, Mr. Chivers, Tabitha and ChloeReplyDelete
You surely put Waffles in his place Katie!ReplyDelete
Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx
well, he CAN be taught :)ReplyDelete
Ah you are asserting your power Katie! You go!ReplyDelete
Very clever Katie. I know he loves you though and i think you love him.ReplyDelete
Waffles, you can come put your paw on mine. I will let you snuggle right up to me.ReplyDelete
You show him, sister!ReplyDelete
You are not just beautiful Katie you're one smart cookie!!!ReplyDelete
Good moves on the orange menace Katie. We have a new orange menace here. Acts just like Waffles ( must be an orange thing). I'll have to try your techniques and see if they work for my orange guy. All of you have a wonderful day!!!ReplyDelete
OMC, what a stare ! You know how to put Waffles at the right place ! PurrsReplyDelete
That’s sort of what happens when I jump on TW’s bed at night. I stare at her. She lies motionless being careful NOT to look at me, afraid that I false move and I’ll attack. Finally I get tired, turn around and lay down. Glad to see you’re finally Queen again in your townhouse. Perhaps you can reclaim the blog too.ReplyDelete
Great job, Katie! You're a smart cat, and that stare of yours is A number one! :)ReplyDelete
Well done Katie! That stare would make me back down too.ReplyDelete
We always knew you were the boss Katie...always will be....ReplyDelete
Aaaaaw Katie me has to tell ya', sis Lexi was a lot like you when me came to live here too. But she finally warmed up to me and now we have a gweat time. You might be surpwised at da benefits to makin' nice wiff Waffles. Hope y'all find middle gwound and have a pawsum day.ReplyDelete
Dezi and Lexi
Way to show Waffles who's the boss, Katie! He probably needs to be reminded often because, you know, boycats, short attention span. But you're the kitty to remind him. High paw! -- AshtonReplyDelete
Something tells me you will always be Boss, Katie!ReplyDelete
::Takes Copious Notes:::ReplyDelete
HAHAHAHA, oh dear, Waffles has lots to learn before he can take over.ReplyDelete
Your stare is legendary.ReplyDelete
It's your poker face! You did good Katie!ReplyDelete