I think most of us have probably experienced the uncanny ability cats have to remain aloof and about a centimeter out of reach at all times. This includes when they’re walking past you and you put your hand down to give them a passing stroke but their back arches away from your hand like its a magnet.

By the time you’re reading this I’ll be midway to Tongariro to do it’s fabled crossing.

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Human lazily lying on the sofa stretching to try and grab Boots. "Eh. Eehh."

Boots, sitting just out of reach: "the thrill of the chase."