Hunger and Fur


“MIST”, 1996, 40″ x 30″, m/m
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I woke this morning with my little dog wrapped around my neck like a fur stole.

It would have been one of those ‘top-o-the-list’ lifetime moments of pure perfection

Except there was this loud and insistent growling coming from her stomach.

She had gotten so IN MY FACE

To prevent any misconstruing of her situation;

FOOD! NOW!

And so I did that for her as I am her human.

It’s what we do for each other to ease the way…yes?

I ran across this on CNN this morning and wanted to share it with you:

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One Response to “Hunger and Fur”

  1. gerry harty on January 2nd, 2011

    Happy New Year Cathy…may the wind be always at your back!!!…I just love this painting…I had a dog like Olivia once…truly dog is god spelled backwards!!!

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