100 Word Challenge For Grown Ups – Week #57

My first ever 100WCGU entry! 

This week’s prompt is …returning to the routine…

The cat awoke. He stretched out a paw and felt that familiar ache in his shoulders. He noticed the sun was low in the sky and the grass was white-tipped. Time to feed, time to hunt. He scanned the skies, returning to the routine of his predecessors. A bird flew soundlessly above his head and landed on the old stump. Aching joints momentarily forgotten, he considered pouncing: tail twitching, claws outstretched. The back door opened and the old lady put down a saucer, the smell of warm fish wafted towards him. Who was he kidding; it was going to be fish for breakfast!

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