In Memoriam – Charlie, Nominee for Best Cat Ever

Today has been among the hardest of my life.

Charlie moved in with me in January of 2001. He was about 2 years old. Fifteen years later – today – I had to lay him to rest.

Made himself right at home.

2001- Charlie makes himself right at home.

Scanning for birds

Scanning for birds

Roar! Or... Yawn.

Roar!
Or… Yawn.

Always observant and helpful.

Always observant and helpful.

Well, helpful in his own Charlie way.

Well, helpful in his own Charlie way.

The subject of many drawings.

The subject of many drawings.

Always happy to take a snooze.

Always happy to take a snooze.

In his elder years, he became rather opinionated

In his elder years, he became rather opinionated

Judgy Cat is judging you.

Judgy Cat is judging you.

Last snuggles with a dear old friend.

Last snuggles with a dear old friend.

The wings Charlie got when he flew from Kansas to Florida to live with me. I hope they fly him to a wonderful place now.

The wings Charlie got when he flew from Kansas to Florida to live with me. I hope they fly him to a wonderful place now.

Rest in Peace, Charlie Bear

Rest in Peace, Charlie Bear

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