[DWJ] Hathaway?

Jackie E Stallcup jstallcup at juno.com
Wed Apr 2 15:54:31 EDT 2008


oh, no, that was SHAGrat, not MAGrat

Sorry!
 
On Wed, 2 Apr 2008 12:44:25 -0700 Jackie E Stallcup <jstallcup at juno.com>
writes:
> heh heh... if we're doing cat names...
> 
> My and my husband's original three cats (that is, the first three 
> that we
> had together) were:  Professor, Skipper, and Mary Ann.  A little 
> later
> came Ginger.
> 
> Anyone see the connection?
> 
> As for Dorian's cats, I only immediately recognize Severus and 
> Gandalf
> (of course).  And isn't Magrat also from LotRs? Wasn't there an orc 
> with
> this name?  Must have been SOME cat! 
> 
> Jackie
> 
> 
> On Wed, 2 Apr 2008 20:10:46 +0100 "Dorian E. Gray" 
> <israfel at eircom.net>
> writes:
> > Minnow said...
> > >
> > > DWJ might well suggest that a suitable alternative to 'Hathaway, 
> 
> > send a
> > > bus!' is herbal magic, such as she employs when she  wants a 
> > > parking-place:
> > > light a cigarette, which can't be smoked on the bus or while 
> > actually
> > > parking a car, and it's sure to cause a bus or a space almost 
> > instantly.
> > > Well, it works for her!
> > 
> > Heh.  I do that too.  I call it the Summon Public Transport Spell. 
>  
> > Not only 
> > does it summon buses and parking spaces, I've also successfully 
> used 
> > it to 
> > summon trains and key-holders (when we're locked out of the 
> office). 
> >  And if 
> > three friends light up at once at a bus stop, it produces a taxi.  
> 
> > (This 
> > spell only works if you do it yourself, though - if some random 
> > stranger 
> > lights up at the bus stop, the bus will not arrive.)
> > 
> > On the subject of cat-naming, my current feline is named Severus. 
> 
> > Previously, I have had Vanyel, Shia, Gandalf, Fitz, Teren, Tazey, 
> 
> > Magrat, 
> > Kyra, Lujan and Arakasi (not all at once, I hasten to add!  Though 
> I 
> > did, at 
> > one point, have 9 felines in the house, which was excessive).
> > 
> > A List-point to anyone who can identify the sources of all of 
> these 
> > cat 
> > names.
> > 
> > (My parents' current cats are called Natasha and Gabriela.  I call 
> 
> > them Bold 
> > and Bad.)
> > 
> > Until the sky falls on our heads...
> > 
> > Dorian.
> > --
> > Dorian E. Gray
> > israfel at eircom.net
> > http://dorianegray.livejournal.com
> > 
> > "Fashion exists for women with no taste, etiquette for people with 
> 
> > no 
> > breeding."
> > - Queen Marie of Romania 
> > 
> > 
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