Saturday, April 15, 2006

Mom's Bad Day

Lizzie

Our Mom had a bad day, yesterday. It started off with her sleeping too late. This isn't a big deal in that her job is very flexible and she can even work from home (and we love it when she does). This is where it would be helpful for her to let us sleep with her at night. So what if we would wake her up 20 times a night. She would definitely be up by 6 am when we start pawing at her to get our breakfast.

Then while she was at work, she had big problems with a program she has to work on. She can't get it to work right and so she missed her deadline. That means that she will have to work on it this weekend. Part of the reason that she missed her deadline was that she hurt her hand. Mom says she was frustrated with her program; so, she needed a break and went for a walk with her co-worker. While they were walking, Mom fell, landed on her hand, and cut it open. She had to go to the bean vet to have them look at it. She said that the bean vet made her hand not hurt so much and got out lots of road dirt. Then, she got 5 steeches. We're not sure what those are, but it sounds like they put string in her hand to tie up the cut. String is to play with, not hold skin together - what was that bean vet thinking? We did have to do a thorough sniff of her hand as it smelled funny. Here's a picture of her hurt hand.



She spent a few hours at the bean vet which made her late coming home to feed us. It also made her late going to a baseball game with Finnegan & Buddy's Mom. She got there after the game had already started and used her cell phone to call their mom so she could get in. But, she was calling the wrong number; so she never got to talk to their Mom. She decided to come back home and on the way, the car's enjun light came on. We're not sure what that means, but she says she will have to watch it and see if it turns off. If it goes back off, then she won't have to take it to the car fixer.

Mom decided to lay on the sofa and watch some Grey's Anatomy. So, the 3 of us curled up on her and started purring to make her feel better and she really liked that. We hope your beans had a better day than our Mom.

19 Comments:

Blogger Lone Star Purrs said...

Oh, no! Your poor mom. That sounds like a very rough day! Hope her hand gets better soon!
Purrs!

April 15, 2006 11:45 AM  
Blogger Valderbar said...

Your poor person! You'll have to prescibe extra cuddles to make up for it.

April 15, 2006 12:15 PM  
Blogger Zuleme said...

I hope your hand will be better. We know what that computer hand feels like.
Just added you to the Caturday.com blogroll.Can you please add us to yours.
I am trying to get everybody.

April 15, 2006 2:51 PM  
Anonymous lizzie bennet cat said...

hi lizzie im lizzie too
im kellys littl sistr
anyway im sory yr mama had such a bad day an i hope you an knightly an firenze all gav yr mama lots of cuddlls bcuz she needs them

veg out wif tv is good my humans do that too

bye

April 15, 2006 4:02 PM  
Blogger Finnegan & Buddy said...

Hi Guys, mom was verry worryd bowt yore mom, and she thot something terribul must have happend! We're sorry she din't get to see the ball game, mom sed it was reely good speshly at the verry end. We still don't kno wat it's all about. We hope yore mom feels better soon, sounds like you are taking verry good care of her.

Finny & Buddy

April 15, 2006 4:32 PM  
Blogger Victor Tabbycat said...

Well, I'd prefer cuddles to a ball game, but the rest sounds pretty un-fun. Mom comes home from werk an complains bout puter trouble, too. She said her puter crashes cuz of something backing up an running over her files. Are werk puters like cars?
V's mom: if they were, the check engine lite would be on all the time! Hope you're feeling better, in all ways, soon. Rotten day!

April 15, 2006 5:42 PM  
Blogger Scooby, Shaggy & Scout said...

Poor Momma! Glad the person vet helped her and got her patched up good. Now she better stay home and let the injury rest. That means petting the kitties alot!

April 15, 2006 7:50 PM  
Blogger Mia and Ghost said...

oh... your Mom works on programs too? Our Mom is working tonight trying to get some new programs released and she said the databases were giving her fits earlier (whatever that means)... hope your Mom feel better soon

April 15, 2006 9:30 PM  
Blogger The Meezers said...

awwww. your poor mom. We hope she feels better soon!

April 15, 2006 10:07 PM  
Anonymous Beau said...

So sorry about your mom! Hope she's all better soon! I send her purrrrs, snuggles, and headbutts!

April 17, 2006 12:10 AM  
Blogger DEBRA said...

We's hope your Momma has had a better time of it! That sounded like a really bad bean day!

April 17, 2006 1:16 PM  
Blogger Kukka-Maria said...

That is truly a rough day!

I had a rough day, too. First, I could almost see the bottom of my food bowl. Then, Brach took my sleeping spot in the sun. THEN, Mom made me wait a whole 2 minutes when she came home from work before she gave me treats.

Tough times...

April 17, 2006 4:21 PM  
Blogger Luna said...

OH! Pobre mamá,ahora tendran que ser buenos niños y ha cuidarla =^^= Now traslate this hehe!!

April 17, 2006 5:05 PM  
Blogger PrincessMia said...

poor bean mom, I hope she is feeling better. extra snuggles for her.

April 17, 2006 5:15 PM  
Blogger Timmy said...

Poor Momma bean...I hopes her hand doesn't hurt too too much. Make sure she gets lotsa rest! Curl up and give her a soft head butt for me.

April 17, 2006 5:30 PM  
Blogger Les Trois Chats said...

We're so sorry for your mom!
:-(
Hope that hand feels better soon. We prescribe lots of tv watching, and lots of love from you three kitties. Nothing like love from three kitties to make a Mom feel all better soon.

moose, turtle and nala

April 17, 2006 11:50 PM  
Blogger Chatham said...

oh, I am SO sorry! Poor Mom. I hope her hand gets better right away.

April 18, 2006 11:54 AM  
Blogger Fat Eric said...

So sorry your mum had a bad day. Hope her hand gets better soon. My mum's friend Warren has a bad hand too - he fell over running for a bus and he is very embarrassed about it!

April 18, 2006 2:15 PM  
Blogger one of us said...

Wow that is a bad day ~Merlin, Shadow, Ko Ko

April 18, 2006 8:34 PM  

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