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Old Dame Trot & Her Comical Cat

April 24, 2019
by the gentle author

I must confess that I identify with Old Dame Trot – as illustrated in this early nineteenth century chapbook – knowing all too well how it is to share a home with a large feline personality…

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  1. April 24, 2019

    Very droll, and true to life. 😉

  2. April 24, 2019

    The moral of the story is do not dress up your can in human clothing!

  3. Bev McQueen permalink
    April 24, 2019

    Very funny! Who’d have thought that human enslavement to cats goes back so far – and unlikely to ever end!!

  4. Richard permalink
    April 24, 2019

    She examined a dog
    To see what affects it
    But when she returned
    They’d cancelled Brexit.

  5. Gary Arber permalink
    April 24, 2019

    That was a very expensive book for those times, 6d, would go a very long way.

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  7. Jill Wilson permalink
    April 25, 2019

    I can’t imagine Schrodinger allowing himself to be dressed up in drag!

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