Cat funerals, separation & new traditions

We wrapped the cat’s body in a satin-lined baby blanket, and we buried her on the other side of the rhododendron bush.
By “the other side,” of course, I mean the side of the rhododendron bush that wasn’t already occupied by a dead cat, wrapped and buried in a satin-lined baby blanket.
It’s been a rough couple of years for cats at this house.

My latest CBC post, on what it means to bury the family pet when your family has changed.