I used to sneer at pictures of cats on social media but I’ve moved on | Coco Khan

I waste hours looking at pets online and thought I’d learned to be tolerant of other people’s posting foibles

It has been a while since my Auntie B has taken an interest in me – a pleasant consequence of exhausting the full spectrum of her disappointment. I have survived her pressure about my lack of marriage and kids, and now that the writing career isn’t going too badly, am no longer subject to suggestions that I train as a dental hygienist.

Until recently. “Saw on Twitter that you’re ‘desperate’ for a cat,” she said, smiling and air-quoting desperate. “Funny that.”

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Source: theguardian
I used to sneer at pictures of cats on social media but I’ve moved on | Coco Khan