The cure for boredom is curiosity

I’m bored.

Bored-1

(Sigh.) So bored.

Bored-2

I’m never bored!!

Bored-3

Quotes of the Day

Boredom: the desire for desires. (Leo Tolstoy)

Rules equal boredom, and I don’t like that. (Simon Cowell)

Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves? (Friedrich Nietzsche)

The cure for boredom is curiosity.
There is no cure for curiosity.
(Dorothy Parker)

 

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Pandora’s Box?

BO: Get out of the box.
KOBI: No.

Box-1

BO: I mean it. Get out of the box.
KOBI: :-P

Box-2

KOBI: Thank catness. He’s finally gone.

Box-3

KOBI: I’ve finally got the box to myself.

Box-4

BO: BWAHAHAHAHA.

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Quotes of the Day

Cats, as you know, are quite impervious to threats. (Connie Willis, To Say Nothing of the Dog)

Only a few find the way, some don’t recognize it when they do – some … don’t ever want to. (The Cheshire Cat)

I really had no control over my cat. Hell, who actually had control over any cat? (P.C. Cast)

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What, me worry?

After all, who could have possibly done this?

Who me-1

And this?

Who me-2

Is wasn’t us, honest! Do we look like we could have done that?!

Who me-3

Quotes of the Day

The innocent and the beautiful have no enemy but time. (William Butler Yeats)

Well, I’m having a good time. Which makes me feel guilty too. How very English. (David Attenborough)

We all go a little mad sometimes. (Norman Bates in Psycho [1960])

Title quote from Alfred E. Neuman (from Mad magazine).

Thanks to Country Girl, City Bling for reminding me to post this!

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Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary

Thinking-1

I ponder most days. Mostly. There’s so much to think about.

Thinking-2

Should I stay? Should I go?
If I go there will be trouble
An’ if I stay it will be double

Thinking-3

There sure will be trouble because I like to be on top of the tree, too.

Quotes of the Day

I answer to two people, myself and God. Anyone else can kiss my ass. (Cher)

I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone. (Bill Cosby)

The very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common. Instead of altering their views to fit the facts, they alter the facts to fit their views … which can be very uncomfortable if you happen to be one of the facts that needs altering. (Doctor Who)

Title quote by Edgar Allan Poe.

“Should I stay…” quote paraphrased from The Clash’s “Should I Stay or Should I Go?”

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King of the baggies?

Kobi: I’m the king of the bag!

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Bo: No – I’m the king of the bag!

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Kobi: No – I’m the king of the bag! And the pillow! And the running shoes!

King-3

Bo: I’m still the king of the bag!

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Quotes of the Day

A lion is called a ‘king of beasts’ obviously for a reason. (Jack Hanna)

You punch me, I punch back. I do not believe it’s good for one’s self-respect to be a punching bag. (Ed Koch)

Lettin’ the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier ‘n puttin’ it back in. (Will Rogers)

 

 

 

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Odds and Ends

Each of us / A cell of awareness

Odds-1

Imperfect and incomplete

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Genetic blends / With uncertain ends

Odds-3

On a fortune hunt that’s far too fleet

Odds-4

You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice
If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice
You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill
I will choose a path that’s clear
I will choose freewill (Rush, “Freewill”)

Quotes of the Day

A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom. (Robert Frost)

Life has four important pulls – live, evolve, create and nurture. The struggle lies in figuring out a way to balance these pulls – that’s what is the common and of interest between all of us – and that’s what is LIFE. (Anvita Bajpai, Life, Odds & Ends)

No one wants advice – only corroboration. (John Steinbeck)

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The Fashion Shoot

Today, we had a fashion shoot.

Bo - Fashion shoot

Bo is a natural – aloof and uncaring, yet picturesque.

Kobi - Fashion shoot

Kobi is a natural bad boy Рsleek and elegant, with attitude!

Quotes of the Day

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance. (Coco Chanel)

Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn. (Orson Welles)

Sometimes I can’t figure designers out. It’s as if they flunked human anatomy. (Erma Bombeck)

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One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, floor.

The floor is so cool.

Floor1

Have we mentioned how cool the floor is? And how the towel got onto the floor? (Hint: It wasn’t Kobi’s or the dog’s fault!)

Floor2

Quotes of the Day

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. (Robert Frost)

I’ll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure. (Mae West)

Title quote from George Carlin.

 

 

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We … are never, ever, ever getting back together

Not!

Laying together

We love each other too much!

Laying together again!

Quotes of the Day

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. (Oscar Wilde)

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life. (Leo Buscaglia)

What greater gift than the love of a cat. (Charles Dickens)

 

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A modern day warrior

I may not be as beautiful and photogenic as my brother Bo (also known as “The Little Stinker,” by the way):

The Bo

But I play a great game of mouse!

Bo and Ko with Mousie

I wait for my purrents by the front door.

Waiting

The dog has my back.

Kobi and the dog

And I’m really cute in my own cute way!

Kobi

Quotes of the Day

The smallest feline is a masterpiece. (Leonardo da Vinci)

A meow massages the heart. (Stuart McMillan)

You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness. (Brad Garrett)

Title quote is from Rush’s “Tom Sawyer.”

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