Squinting may be necessary to make out this fine feline, which might be, uh-oh, a Russian Blue. Based on current social norms of conformance, businesses (or other entities) and individuals must boycott all things from Russia because of the country’s invasion into Ukraine. Being a devout nonconformist, I won’t penalize a cat for its breed.
Mock me if you like on the social media service of your choosing. I won’t see the post. What’s that quandary question: If a tree falls in the forest and no one hears does it make a sound? Similarly, if you post angrily about me and I don’t see does it matter? No. Go ahead, wriggle your grimy fingers on physical or screen keypad.
My regret is missed opportunity. The Featured Image, taken on Nov. 21, 2021, is nearly the oldest in the series backlog of previously unpublished kitties. Yesterday, I missed an opportunity to capture closer portrait, not remembering just how far from Leica Q2 was the shorthair in the photo you see. Vitals, aperture manually set: f/8, ISO 100, 1/30 sec, 28mm; 10:08 a.m. PST.
Look closer and you will see a black cat at the back of the apartment complex courtyard on the alley. That beastie, which might be mother to the Kittens, will appear next in the series. For simplicity’s sake, I choose nickname Bleu, from the French, rather than go with my first choice: Seryy, for Grey, in Russian.
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