I 'll Always Need a Cat

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    Even though I now own a English Bull Terrier

    puppy, I still feel as if I should have a cat. I did have a cat at one point, but she is unfortunately gone now. She really was a cuddly thing, she hardly ever attacked or hissed at me. My pup is just always too hyper for cuddles!!
    KMargatroid KMargatroid
    18-21, F
    Jul 7, 2014

    Furry Solace

     A couple husbands have come and gone, but the cats always stay *grins and shakes head*  I am older now, kids grown and gone and my remaining 21 year old Persian is the love of my life.  I'm in medicine and it is a proven fact that pets lower blood pressure, at the...
    invisiblejade invisiblejade
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2010

    I'll Always Need A Cat

    I've always loved cats, gotten along well with them, and most always have had at least one in my life.  And although they can be a pain at times, they always do something everyday to make me laugh or smile.  The past few years have been very rough and dark for me; and I...
    honeymonkey1450 honeymonkey1450
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2009

    Love Mah Kitteh

    His Imperial Majesty The Emperor of Food Bowls And Can Openers. A small and simple title for my best friend.
    Simone1969 Simone1969
    46-50, T
    1 Response Oct 30, 2013

    I've had them most of my life,

    starting with Miles Standish as a kid and ending most recently with the untimely disappearance of Norbert and the age-related passing of my last childhood pet, Grey Kitty, whose absences left a frost that continues to burn. It sucks losing them. It sucks losing all pets, of...
    effervescence effervescence
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 21, 2014

    Cats!

    When I was very young I really liked dogs, and thought this meant that I couldn't like cats too. Boy, was I wrong! I've had cats now for over forty years, and only once have I had only one cat--my first cat, who came to me as a sickly kitten about three weeks old. Six months...
    sugarfooties sugarfooties
    66-70
    5 Responses Nov 28, 2009

    MY CAT!

    There are times we stare into each others eyes for just too long....I actually think I somekind of cat withdrawal before i got the one I have now. I would look up cat pics online and then have to stop as I was so bereft I didnt have cat of my own. It might have something to with...
    giddyion giddyion
    22-25
    Nov 20, 2013

    My Kitteh Brats

    I love my kitteh brats. Junior is solid black. I adopted him when he was about 7 weeks old. He's now almost 6 years old. My neighbor and I "share" him, as I think, he thinks of my neighbors apartment as his 'bachelor pad' (my neighbor is also a bachelor...) Then there is...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Nov 16, 2013
    deanna28 deanna28
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2014

    I have lived with cats all my life

    and cannot imagine being without a furry and friendly purring companion. They bring so much joy and are filled with fascination. Cats and kittens are curious and filled with wonder. Cats love to play and often bring me toys to throw, chasing the toy and bringing it back for...
    kittycat222 kittycat222
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2013

    Cat Lover

    I have always had cats in my life.  I can't even count the amount of cats I've had!LOL! Cats are so independent and very low maintence.   I use to not like dogs until Iworked in a shelter and now they don't bother me.  I know how it feels  to not have...
    irishgurl01 irishgurl01
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2009

    I've lost my wonderful EP account along with it

    100's of stories, photo's & friends lost!!! If censorship is driving you crazy here then get yourself over to Secret Erotica . Com. Its totally free to join. There's no stupid pop up ads and we have thousands of active members, sharing their erotic writing, fantasies and...
    Eroticmentions Eroticmentions
    31-35, F
    Dec 10, 2014

    I have loved cats all my life!

    I have one of my own and I love him! My great great aunt Lucille Blake loved cats too! When my cat dies, I'm thinking of getting another one!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 14, 2014

    Cats are just another world They have the

    ability to... - Get cat hair everywhere - They look at you in disgust - Hit you for attention - Sit on your laptop - Be king or queen of your life - Come to you when they need you (when they are hungry)
    ancientmemories ancientmemories
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jul 18, 2015

    I named my kitten Boaz.

    I love how playful he is. He's also very independent, which is the thing with cats, of course.
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 3, 2015

    i feel like they understand me.

    they are also very adorable and i love them.
    senketsu senketsu
    18-21, F
    Jan 5, 2014

    Even if it isn't mine.

    Cats are inspiring.
    PersianPeasant PersianPeasant
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 22, 2014
    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Feb 7, 2014

    I think I will always need a cat.

    I have always had a kitten/kitty/cat, I am somewhat in love with them. They bring me so much joy. I love having a cat, I don't think I can ever live anywhere where I am not permitted to have a cat. I'm glad daddy likes kittens too :D
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 2, 2014

    My Cuddly Cat :)

    I absolutely love my cat Princess Tiger Lilly :) she is so cute and has a nice fluffy tale. When ever you pick her up, her arms flail out to the side and if you pull her close, she hugs you! :D I've never seen another cat do it before. Does anyone else have a cat that hugs?
    BiBabe007 BiBabe007
    16-17, F
    May 4, 2012

    I'll always need something to remind me of the

    inherently innocent and curios.
    s0undgarden s0undgarden
    18-21, M
    Jul 31, 2014

    I Always Will

     i have never been without a cat since i was 12.i love them.every cat i ever had has been so loving.i have had one who died of some kind of kidney problem,and the other of old age.i though i would never stop crying for my cat.i have a cat who is 4 years old.and he loves...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    Oct 13, 2009

    I got my first cat when I was only 4 years old,

    and she was the sweetest but shyest thing ever. We named her Lacy and my entire family loved her to death. She clawed the furniture, meowed at random hours of the night and did all the other annoying cat things, but whenever I was lonely or sick she would cuddle up next to me...
    Setarcos Setarcos
    22-25, M
    Dec 6, 2013
    EnragedBeauty EnragedBeauty
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2015

    I'm thinking about looking

    for a kitten. Monroe won't tolerate an adult cat. Poe will be moving away soon. I miss Esther. :'(
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2015

    My Cats

     I can't live without a cat in my life. There were periods when I didn't have one and even though I had a husband I felt an emptiness without my furry friend. They are truly enjoyable, they look nice, are gentle animals, smell nice, and give you love. I hate it when I see...
    montarlot montarlot
    61-65, F
    1 Response Nov 26, 2009

    That is Giacomo.. :) He will be ten years old

    in May.. The current cat in my life.. Can't live without them, although I'm allergic.. I don't care.. :)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 14, 2014

    This is my cat he is mine forever :) I

    can't live without cats they have been in my life ever sense i was little and he is my first cat i ever owned, owned without it also being my parents cat. So he is my ultiment love. 
    CosmicEvan CosmicEvan
    22-25, T
    Oct 25, 2015

    I was never really a "dog person" i mean i like

    dogs but cats have a special place in my heart. I've had the one for over 10 years. I know it will kill me (not literally of course) when he passes. My other cat I've raised since he was a kitten! I have dogs too and I love them but it really isn't the same.
    vivaciousspirit vivaciousspirit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2014

    And They Seem To Need Me!!

    .... or do they sectretly exploit their knowledge that i need them?!  There is always one sitting in front of my door or being thrown into my cellar. Anyway, i never turn a living soul away so the news seems to spread. I seem to be a cat whisperer cause they instantly follow...
    ulicorn ulicorn
    46-50, F
    Mar 27, 2011

    Who's the Boss? The cat with whom I

    currently live cannot stand having to compromise. Right now, he has draped himself over both my forearms. It was alright for about four minutes, but now my back is hurting. His name is Dunamis and he is 13 years old. He used to quarrel at me whenever I came back from an over...
    123willow 123willow
    61-65, F
    Dec 9, 2013

    what can i say. i have always had a cat in my

    life. though sometimes they can drive me a little crazy, i love them. and they like to cheer me up with cuddles when i'm sad.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 20, 2014

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