August 13, 2012

Mancat Monday - Harry

Harry here -

One of my furriends pointed out that she hadn't seen much of me (thanks for missing me beautiful Rainbow).  So I told the momma I wanted a day to myself, so here it is... My very own Mancat Monday!

Living Sculpture, I haz it!
Yes, this is me... Horoatio Petrushka Nutkin.  the Momma and the Daddy have many names for me... Harry, Nutkin, Nutterkin, Buttkin (I hate that one and the Momma knows it) and Chinchilla Cat.  That one is ok because I have a coat that would make a chinchilla jealous with it's luxury!  Oh yes, and the Daddy calls me "parts per million".  Something about this ability I have to smell the scent of his vanilla ice cream, bowl of cereal or any kind of cooking meat from a squillion yards away. 

I believe you have something for me...

Or in this case.... chocolate cream pie.  I never get any, well, little snicks of meat sometimes, but eventually the Daddy will give into my laser like stare.  He won't share the chocolate, but I have been known to stare him out of the ice cream bowl, cereal bowl, a bit of yogurt on a spoon, and of course bits of chicken when he makes soup and cleans the bones.  Oh yeah, and fish... any fish.  Bluegill to Salmon.  It's all good. 

I was one of 8 kittens born to a momma who looks just like me, except she was tiny like Tipp.  I had 6 brothers, again who looked just like me (you can't get too much of a good thing) and a sister who looked just like me, except she had long hair.  When the Momma came to see us, we were all playing, but I stopped and crawled up on her lap, and the rest is history.  I am nine years old now, but I don't feel a day over 5.  I am a mighty hunter, and bring a variety of rodentia ( I don't care for birds) to the Momma and Daddy to remind them of my prowess.  I don't really eat them, I far prefer my my food without bones (and from a clean bowl) I dine regularly at about 6 pm, but if you're in the kitchen anytime after 5 pm, you are obligated to feed me NOW!

Compared to my brothers, one might say I am a bit aloof.  Not so!  I happily walk up on the Momma's chest and plop donw for a snooze at night, but when I feel like it.  I am not snooty, but I am not a "beck and call" kinda guy,  I leave that up to Tipp the clingy one, and Dexter the love sponge.  My goody spot is my head,  I give excellent head pooms and I am happy to give you a bit of a face rub to boot.

So there it is, a bit more of me.  Just a mancat, hanging out on a Monday, enjoying my noms, naps and the occasional bout of nippy bliss!


  1. Nice to meet you Harry! You are one cool and handsome guy.

  2. Sounds like you have got the humans well trained. Good job!

  3. We are delighted to meet you Harry - you are furry handsome. Mum is not happy when we bring her little offerings!!
    Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

  4. It's good to see you--all you--just you. As it should be.

  5. Harry, our Mommy swooned! She loves the gray boys.

  6. Hi Harry and happy Monday Mancat Day.
    You are a most handsome live sculpture too!!
    thank you so very much for stopping by to say howdy. Mom and I love meeting new friends. WE have your bookmarked.
    Hugs Madi

  7. It was sure nice to learn so much more about you!

  8. Harry, you are very handsome. Great to meet you!

    Seth, Maxx, Newton, Tessa & Pia Bean

  9. You is sooo handsome :) Ice cream..I luv's Ice cream.
    Have a great Monday :)
    Hugs Mollie x

  10. Dear Harry, handsome as ever! Glad you have your Dad under control.
    Purrs ... Rainbow

  11. Hi Harry
    It was nice to learn all of those things about you!!!

    ✿•*¨`*•. ♥Abby♥Boo♥Ping♥Jinx♥Grace♥✿•*¨`*•.

  12. Harry, you are beautiful! LP loves grey cats but there is no more room at the Inn if you catch our drift! So we will all admire you from afar, you gorgeous plushie boy :)

    the critters in the cottage xo

  13. Hi Harry! You are a handsome mancat.

  14. Well hello Harry, what a downright gorgeous mancat you are!
    Thank you for stopping by our blog! We are so happy to make your acquaintance! We see you are new bloggers so welcome to the blogosphere. As you already know it is a great place with great people and cats!

  15. Hey, Harry! It's nice to learn more about you!!

  16. Hey Harry, every day here is Mancat Monday for me!!

  17. well, they always say that a cat chooses you, not the other way around and you are proof of that.

  18. meowloz ta ewe harry N nice two meet ewe. if ewe iz lookin for a good fish dinner, lunch, samich, breakfast or slite snak, stop by trout towne anytime coz we always haz sum thin cookin N ya dont haz ta due anything heer; no starin, beggin, payin, triks...just fix yur own plate !!! peace out N rock on :)


  19. Awww Harry, you are manly handsome mancat! My boys have many nicknames, too. I hope they don't get confused! You are lucky to get to share some goodies with your dad:-)
    Thank you for visiting my blog. It's very nice to meet you!

  20. We love the way your grey fur turns purple in a certain light. Pawsome!

  21. Henry, we thought that was sweet! We are glad our mom shares cause we like all kinds of her foods.

    Thank you so much for the kind words on the loss of my mother. It has been a hard time, but knowing she went quickly and painlessly, and with the support of so many nice people, I've handled it better than I ever thought I would. Thank you so much for your support.

    Paula & the Twinkletoe Tails Gang


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