how many cats do you have?

This question was posed to me by my neighbor a few days ago.

“Four.” I answered, already bracing myself for their reaction. Because there would be a reaction. There is always a reaction.

People don’t really know what to do with that information. I can’t imagine what it’s like for my heroes those crazy cat ladies who have 15 cats. I get disbelief and astonishment. I can only imagine they must get fainting and screaming.

Obviously I love cats, but really, I just love animals. When I was a kid we had 2 horses, 5 goats, 12+┬áchickens, 2┬ácats, 1 dog, and 2 rabbits. And I suppose I could probably count the neighbor’s huge turkey flock that occasionally lived in our yard.

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Nothing abnormal there.

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