The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

I like to post pictures of our cat, Mr. Percy, on my Instagram page, especially on Saturday, AKA Caturday.

He’s not as active as he used to be. Well, to be honest, he wasn’t ever the most active cat in the world, but I don’t judge.

He’s a cuddle bug, especially in the evening when I’m curled up on the couch watching a movie.

I like to take pictures of him from time to time. Okay, every day. Throughout the day.

The below photo is his most recent. I feel a touch of resentment mixed with irritation with the inner thought, “Back away, lady. Back. Away.”

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Ellie Jacobson

Ellie Jacobson

Flint & Steel editor | Freelance editor at Flash Fiction Magazine | MFA candidate writing first novel | mom to 2 rescue kitties, 2 teenage sons & many plants.

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