Thursday, February 22, 2024
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Guarding Their Castles

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The Creamsicle kitty.

As I walked for an errand through my neighborhood this afternoon I saw two of my neighbor’s cats guarding their castles: at the top of the steps to their front porches, right in front of the door.

And they matched the homes’ decor as well! The Creamsicle Kitty, above, coordinates beautifully with the white door (and white siding) to his home, plus the warm weathered boards of the porch with just a touch of cobalt as a complementary color.

Below, this lovely swirly marbled tabby boy sits atop his steps covered with carpet in his colors, in front of a dark wooden door fronted by a storm door with black wrought iron scrollwork doing a poor imitation of his stripes.

tabby cat on porch
The dark marbled tabby boy.


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3 thoughts on “Guarding Their Castles

  • Any idea what the breed of the first cat is? I have a cat that I feed outside home with a similar coat and tail.

    • The orange one? He’s a mixed breed, no one breed in particular.

  • Oh, they look wonderful, like the guardians of the realm. Well, I guess, the guardians of the realmS, but …


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