This is Waldo, my 7 week old Maine Coon kitten – or Wacky Waldo, according Rick. I LOVE him. I got him last weekend and I have been sick this week, so we have done hours of couch time together. This kitten knows no boundaries; he is full of confidence, entitlement, really. Where does he get it? He lulls on my neck, chest, and lap like I am there just for him. He takes on anything to fight: my hand, my hair, a ping pong ball, and with such gusto! Does he not know to be scared? He has fallen into the toilet, fallen off the stairs – about a story high – and fallen off every counter and piece of furniture in the house. Yet, he just goes bounding off to the next adventure. He loves without inhibition, and he lives like there are no consequences. I want to be this fearless cat!

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Comment by shoshana27 on October 5, 2013 at 11:43pm

you are so lucky to have waldo
enjoy each other together

Comment by RogerAlyn on October 6, 2013 at 2:50am

I have 2 cats. They are such cool companions.

Comment by rick (aka: #blankieboy) on October 6, 2013 at 6:11pm

Ahh my name sake !!!! W squared looks fantastic. I hope you get too feeling better GB.

Comment by meee on October 8, 2013 at 11:36pm

He sounds fantastic, what a beautiful, sweet, kitty, hope you have many, many years together :)

Comment by Ali on October 9, 2013 at 2:25am

Wow - a MAINE COON!!!
I have dreams about having one some day. (I already have 3 cats, the stray and "can we keep it" type. I am totally in love with them.)
Waldo is fabulous!
Keep us posted on just how big he gets.
And get to feeling better. :)

Comment by Gb on October 11, 2013 at 7:27pm

Thanks for all the good wishes. Waldo went to the vet, and he weighs 2lbs now, but I think I see him growing daily. Ali, he is not going to get super big because I saw his parents and they are just normal size, which I am okay with because really big cats, like really big dogs, have a shorter life expectancy.


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