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Ain't Superstitious, But a Black Cat Crossed my trail
Old 06-21-2008, 10:19 AM   #1
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Officially begins at 8 minutes past 8 pm on the 8th day of the 8th month of 2008... Link

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IIRC the number 4 is unlucky in some oriental cultures. So will they put up all foreigners on the 4th an14th floors, to help ensure local win?
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black cats, etc...
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black cats, etc...

Trilby #1 - big and grumpy and black

Trilby #2, years later - small and hissy/grumpy and black

What's not to like?

... perhaps cat #4 or #7, if Asian, will bring bad luck


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Trilby #1 - big and grumpy and black

Trilby #2, years later - small and hissy/grumpy and black

What's not to like?

... perhaps cat #4 or #7, if Asian, will bring bad luck


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An eleven pound black long-hair.
oh, then you get the feeling of multiple cats as you sweep /vacuum / chase the floating tumbleweeds of fur around!

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