When Woman Falls in the Shower, Her Cats Immediately Check on Her

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I am the proud mama to two female kitties, Tilly age 11 come next month, and Milly age 8 as of this month.

In early October of last year, 2020, I was feeling a sinus infection coming on, and went to take a shower. I had a little bit of dizziness, but nothing I worried about, or so I thought.

CATS. PHOTO: PIXABAY/GUNDULA VOGEL

I got into the shower, washed and rinsed my hair, then heard a type of electronic music, and opened my eyes, realized I had passed out (for first time in my life). I was on the the floor of the shower stall. I looked up and noticed that one of the doors was 2/3 of the way opened.

I sat up and saw Tilly just outside the bathroom door. (I live alone with my cats, so I don’t bother closing bathroom doors.) Tilly had the oddest look on her face. I realized she was trying to figure out how to turn off the water, so I raised up and turned the water off. She took off, then Milly came right into the shower stall and began patting my face, as if to say, “Mama, you okay?”

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For several days after that, I would find them both waiting outside the door, until I stepped out, then off they would go to continue doing what cats do all day, sleeping.

They’re my little Angels with whiskers.

PHOTO: SHERRY EDWARDS

Story submitted by Sherry Edwards from San Angelo, Texas.

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