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10th May 2014

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"A chorus of contagious mewing"

"One nun in a large French convent started mewing like a cat, triggering a chorus of contagious mewing that swept through the sisters."

New on Sentence first: Outbreaks of contagious laughter and mewing

Tagged: laughtercatsmewingbiologybehaviourhistoryodditiesnunsmania

6th March 2014

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The history behind the rocket cat.

appendixjournal:

The history behind the rocket cat.

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14th February 2014

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 A lamb and a cat playing draughts, watched over by a bantam, at Langford, Somerset, 1933 (via)

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 A lamb and a cat playing draughts, watched over by a bantam, at Langford, Somerset, 1933 (via)

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17th December 2012

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Edward Goreyfrom The Photographed Cat (Doubleday, 1980)

edithshead:

Edward Gorey
from The Photographed Cat (Doubleday, 1980)

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20th June 2012

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Christos Stergioglou in Kynodontas (Dogtooth), dir. Yorgos Lanthimos, 2009

Christos Stergioglou in Kynodontas (Dogtooth), dir. Yorgos Lanthimos, 2009

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26th February 2012

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Cat in Moonlight

Through moonlight’s milk
She slowly passes
As soft as silk
Between tall grasses.
I watch her go
So sleek and white,
As white as snow,
The moon so bright
I hardly know
White moon, white fur,
Which is the light
And which is her.

Douglas Gibson

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