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Garden Overlords


SpoonfulOSugar

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Ah, the clarion call of Demon overlord, who at 6:20 interrupted my slumber with demands to be released, "NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW."

So I struggled up and trudged to the door, allowing the exit of my overlords.

Then I escorted the Hound to "his" yard to take care of "his business."

While all I really wanted to do was go back to sleep . . .  I proceeded out front to see what was what.

We got (quite a bit of) rain overnight:

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So after deciding I didn't need to water, I pulled out a chair and sat to enjoy the breeze.

And the garden inspection began.

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The first overlord walked through the garden and decided she was not pleased.  She rushed to inform me of her concerns.

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She didn't even want to be still for a picture.  After expressing her dismay to me, she called for reinforcements.  I'm not entirely sure what the dialogue was, but the second inspector took a similar path.

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Meanwhile, overlord three maintained a watch from her favorite spot on the driveway:

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But after watching the first inspectors, she decided she needed to investigate:

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She then called for reinforcements:

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I am not *entirely* sure what the dialogue was, but I am pretty sure she asked that he distract me:

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And meanwhile, the elusive fourth overlord continued her practice of perimeter control and overwatch:

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Yes, just another day in the service of the kingdom . . . . .

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Grimalkin

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      I love your overlords and hope you post more about them. I don't think I have ever seen a white cat with a calico tail!!! Your garden seems to be coming along beautifully!

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SpoonfulOSugar

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We took the cat to the vet one time (it was a locum) and he sort of frowned when I took her out of the carrier.

Then he saw her tail.

He thought someone recorded her color wrong in the chart.

She has a couple small dark spots on her ears, a small smudge on her head (it looks as if it is dirty), and color on her nose.  Otherwise, it's all about the tail.

My tortie is gorgeous, but she has a grumpy effect and just doesn't photograph well.  (She's also very soft - I love her fur.)

Thanks for admiring the cats and the garden - it warms my heart. :)

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Tikobaby

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Very interesting looking feline overlords you have there!    :cat:

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