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To tell you…

« I would run in the mountains or go for a walk… » I answered Frimousse wen he asked me, in August 2010, what I would do if I didn’t have to take care of him, of Rouxy and Tigri. Now that I’m “free”, I’m trying. But it’s not that obvious….


When Banania’s Masters bought the house six or seven years ago, they didn’t know they were buying a red cat at the same time. But obviously the red cat who lived in the area regarded the house as his own. Banania had a tattoo in his ear. They went to the vet who gave them the name and address of the “Masters” of the red cat. When they were contacted by telephone, they said they would pick him up “in eight days”. They never came. So it was an abandonment. But his new Masters did not phone again! Banania is happy with his happy Masters.

A cat lover

About ten days ago I offered the visitors of my blog Running to read of a short excerpt of Haruki Murakami’s book What I talk about when I talk about running a friend of Frimousse’s Mistress lent her the French edition, and I’ve read it. I suggest you read this book. Not to encourage you to run – the author himself did not write it for this purpose, he writes – but I think it should be of interest for you, Interesting also the playlist of the songs he listens to while running!

Haruki Murakami is a cat lover. Imagine his sadness when, running from Athens to Marathon, he saw a total of seven cats and a dog crushed on the road…