…and The Walnut is stayin’ on top of the Sunday papers…

daily walnut3The Daily Walnut
© Jeff Kopito

Not sure why I started calling him The Walnut. Maybe the feeling of him jamming his knobby head into my palm, constantly looking for attention. Very un-catlike.

Every morning I sit down with my breakfast and the daily papers. Before I get past the first few headlines, he hops up onto the table and somersaults in front of me. TA-DAH! There’s just no way to ignore him.

Then again, right up top, there’s a cat story just under his nose. Maybe he’s got other talents we’ve yet to discover…