Remembering Krista

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I love the ones with the tongue out. Morty sleeps like that all the time. You can even pull it a little and he still doesn't wake up. :lol:
I never pulled on it. But I did boop it with my finger. 😹 😻 Sometimes she woke. Sometimes she didn't.

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I never pulled on it. But I did boop it with my finger. 😹 😻 Sometimes she woke. Sometimes she didn't.

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The bleps'll get ya every time. They do me, anyway. One wishes for a grafted-on ever-ready phone at those times, all too often. Those are preciously adorable Krista pix!
 

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Before her tooth extractions, she was an avid licker.
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Sometimes she left her tongue out.
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👅 Her blep required a bloop to fully retract. 😹 After her tooth resorption and extractions began, some of these are brain-freeze pain faces. 😿
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But so many more were just too precious and adorable! 😻
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Before her tooth extractions, she was an avid licker.
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Sometimes she left her tongue out.
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👅 Her blep required a bloop to fully retract. 😹 After her tooth resorption and extractions began, some of these are brain-freeze pain faces. 😿
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But so many more were just too precious and adorable! 😻
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Yeah, I know. (And the ignorant say cats have no facial expressions.) But always a beauty. ALWAYS.:hearthrob::kneading::hearthrob::loveeyes:
 

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Yeah, I know. (And the ignorant say cats have no facial expressions.) But always a beauty. ALWAYS.:hearthrob::kneading::hearthrob::loveeyes:
Having been firsthand witness to all of these, I can say it’s a quite normal case of projection to assign a facial expression to these. I can assure you that any resemblance to such an expression or emotion is a trick of the camera and purely coincidental. In every case, it was nothing more than a previously licking Krista whose instrument did not fully retract. She put the fun in malfunction.👅😹😻😆
 

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"Dad. I really am being VERY patient. *And unutterably adorable. See?* Now how about filling my dish?"
Nah. That's just a case of the Thursdays. "I ate. I slept. I sat in front of your keyboard. Now what?"

Besides, I'd prefer not to remember her as always hungry. That was part of her illness. 😿 It was not who she was for the thirteen or so years prior. That last 8 months, my heart was breaking every time she begged me for food two hours after the last meal. Still she could not gain weight. And then the nonsense on the other end. 🤦‍♂️😿

These are 2019 pictures. Not from that period. 😻
 

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Nah. That's just a case of the Thursdays. "I ate. I slept. I sat in front of your keyboard. Now what?"

Besides, I'd prefer not to remember her as always hungry. That was part of her illness. 😿 It was not who she was for the thirteen or so years prior. That last 8 months, my heart was breaking every time she begged me for food two hours after the last meal. Still she could not gain weight. And then the nonsense on the other end. 🤦‍♂️😿

These are 2019 pictures. Not from that period. 😻
Understood. It was more a cat thing than a specific Krista thing.
 

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April 16, 2013 (This date is suspect. It may be an upload date rather than when it was actually taken. The picture may be older than this.)

“Whatchoo doin’?” 😻
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April 16, 2013 (This date is suspect. It may be an upload date rather than when it was actually taken. The picture may be older than this.)

“Whatchoo doin’?” 😻
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2013 -- a very good year! Back before all the stuff that came after. Krista looks very healthy, happy, bright-eyed and playful! :hearthrob: :kneading::hearthrob:
 
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