Abishag is, well, ‘plump’ shall we say. And any food serving less than overflowing is viewed with utter contempt. She ignores the veterinarians’ advice about losing weight, and complains vociferously when given reduced portions.
What do you say to a fourteen-year-old cat other than to apologize? Eating is her hobby, her passion, her reason to get up every morning.
Maybe more exercise … and as Dorothy Parker said, “… and I am the Queen of Rumania.”