Uncle Thor's Lessons, Anecdotes and Humor

Archive for September, 2016

14
Sep

What a Person Really Worships

The origin of the word Worship is in old Anglo-Saxon: Old English worðscip, wurðscip (Anglian), weorðscipe (West Saxon) “condition of being worthy, dignity, glory, distinction, honor, renown,” from weorð “worthy” In other words, worship is giving worth to something. Many claim to worship the God or Gods of their understanding. Cognate with God is Good. […]

11
Sep

Cricket Crossed Over

This is when it hits home. I gave the cats their afternoon treat. I split a can of wet food among them. Cricket always preferred dry food, so I would give her a handful of dry treats. Now, just five bowls of food. No shaggy calico making her run to her spot under the kitchen […]

09
Sep

Cricket the Calico Cat Passes

She was missing for a couple days, but tonight we found Cricket. The long-haired, formerly-feral calico had crawled into a space in the basement and died. There was no hint of sickness. No sign of trauma or suffering. Cricket was 8 years old. She had been one of several cats that frequented our backyard. Her […]

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