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I Love My Cat More Than He Loves Me

It’s like high school all over again

Gray and white cat sitting on a placemat.
Uri is sitting on a forbidden placemat. Photo by author.

I’m standing in the kitchen as Uri walks past me, his tail up.

“Hey, Uri. Hi!” I say as he passes me.

I feel as if I’m back in high school, and the older guy I have a crush on doesn’t even know I’m alive but still expects me to feed and clean up after him.

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Cat photos, cat artwork, cat stories

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Christine Schoenwald

Christine Schoenwald

Writer for The Los Angeles Times, Salon, The Startup, Tenderly, Fearless She Wrote, MuddyUm. Christineschoenwaldwriter.com

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