Furry Dreamers

Our cats sleep very soundly, but sometimes their legs and feet make running motions. Ears and whiskers twitch.

It can’t be doubted that cats dream. We can guess, by watching, when they’re dreaming of eating, or suckling, or sniffing something that they really ought to leave alone. But the content of cat dreams is a sealed book to us.

A Babylonian scientist named Rogers said his cat dreamed about pasta, but I don’t know how he knew that.

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

One response to “Furry Dreamers

  • unknowable2

    We all take note of the way our animals are similar to us. We are different creations, but very similar in some ways. We all need to sleep, we dream, some of us talk or move in our sleep and I imagine that we may revert to childlike behavior in our sleep. It’s really charming to watch,

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