First, thanks to efuryone who sent nice thoughts to my mommy. She said she could feel them (or maybe it was the any-sthetic) when she was waiting to go into surgery. The surgery went well, but of course she is in more pain than they said she would be in. Now they say that is "normal" amounts of pain. She gets the stints out (these are getting pury uncomfy in her nose) on Thurs. the 21st and then it is all healing from there! She gets a lovely 750mg of Vik-Kodin (I think it is something Vikings made up, Jack what do you think??) and that makes her feel muuuuuuuuuuuuuuch better.
There are other things that are making her happy too.
First, I am actually jumping up on the couch, laying on her lap AND encouraging pets. I have done this for the past 3 days. I was on her lap for an astonishing 4 hours today while we watched Ellen and Patriot Games (she can't move much so it is OK). In the little over 2 years I've been here, I have never, not once, ever come close to being a "lap cat." Hey I was a feral for around 2 years at the start of my life. Mommy and daddy neverr pressed the issue even though mommy wished sometimes I'd snuggle more. Now I am!!!!! Mommy said even if the lap time doesn't continue once she is better, this is the best medicine, happiness, she could haf right now.
Another thing making her feel better is how much good news is on the cat blogosphere now. Smudge is fighting hard and has met a new furiend, Merlin and Jack haf new furry siblings and the RI kitties are finding good homes (she'll read more about that tomorrow, this post will probably wear her out purty good). We all need to keep sending good vibes out because they appear to be working!
The other thing is....as promised...my daddy is 30 today! See, my mommy is 31 (we come from a long line of older women, younger men starting with my mommy's great grandparents, this is why I wasn't worried about me and Brandi's age difference)so this is a big day for both of them.
Since mommy can't go out and couldn't bake a cake, her dad (who is retired) was nice enough to pick up mini-chocolate donuts mommy could stack into a cake (she had to haf someone with her the last 48 hours so her dad came ofur during the day while daddy was at work). Daddy loved it and enjoyed it with some tasty Bud.
Well, we'd love to show you a picture, but blogger is being a pain in the *&%^$ and mommy is to tired to fight with it. We'll be sure to post it tomorrow.
Don't forget it is Sweetheart Saturday!
Also, Happy Hannukah to all of our Jewish furiends!!! Take care.
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o, Dr. Mr. Hendrix, u r so sweet to ur's Mommie. hope she feels better reel soon.
'n there is a lot of good news wif all tha new brofurs 'n sisfurs adopted...
what is sweetheart saturday? we're not over Fatt Butt Friday yet, hee-hee.
You are a very good boy, Hendrix. Take good good care of your mom. Kissies help too.
And happy birthday to your dad!
I'm glad the surgery went well! I hope the pain goes away soon, though ...
And you're sweet to sit on her lap and stuff!
Mr. Hendrix, you are just the right medicine for your Mommie. Continue to take good care of her. We send her our best head butts and purrs.
Glad to hear your mommy's surgery went well. You are being a good cat looking after her. Me and my humans hope she continues to heal quickly, and that the pain goes away soon.
Glad your mom's on the mend.She must have had some stuffy nose to have sugery.
Gizzy came to live with the Lady and little Mr Karate just days before the Lady had an operation to fix her shoulder. When she got home, Gizzy slept right next to her for two whole days. You are doing the right thing. Good for you!
Happy 'lated Purrthday to your Mommy! You are the best meddycine Mr Hendrix!
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