Coming in second to “If I Fits in It, I Sits in It” is Cat Credo Number Two, “What’s Yours is Mine”. Unlike a dog, whose entire purpose in life is to protect the belongings of its master, a cat considers any item in existence as belonging to him.
Or her, as the case may be. I may have purchased the black pocketbook, and use it daily, but it clearly belongs to Sassafrass.
She has decided that I will not be borrowing it today.
This is why I have three purses sitting on my kitchen table. Today I will have to use the burgundy one.
I don’t want to disturb Miss High And Mighty.