Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2011/04/24

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Subject: [Leica] IMG: Pony the Cat
From: photo at (Nathan Wajsman)
Date: Sun, 24 Apr 2011 21:42:21 +0200
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lovely story, Larry!


Nathan Wajsman
Alicante, Spain


On Apr 17, 2011, at 7:59 PM, Lawrence Zeitlin wrote:

> When she was 7 my daughter, Karen, desperately wanted a pony. Our local 
> town
> ordnances prohibited housing any domestic livestock on a property not
> officially designated a farm. After a little discussion my wife and I
> induced one of my colleagues to invite us to the annual horse and pony show
> at Cornell. When we got there he handed my daughter a little tabby kitten
> with a big red ribbon attached to its collar and told her it was a prize
> winning baby pony. To prove it, he asked her to read the ribbon. My 
> daughter
> took the kitten, hugged it, and cherished it for the 20 years of its long
> life. I don't think she was fooled for a minute.
> My wife painted a quick portrait of Pony the Cat in her usual pose for my
> daughter to put in her room.
> Larry Z
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