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I know it ain't easy giving up your heart.

In a New Place, Sugarman slinks wide eyed through hallways and up stairs and around corners. He plans his day with fresh confidence. His future seems bright but he can't stay still to enjoy.

In the New Place, Fuzzy isn't so timid but likes to be carried from room to room. She is a beautiful princess, taking for granted the new features and conveniences as if Catering To and Petting Of was her rightful inheritance.

In the New Place, Hodges' cattitude is temporarily refreshed but I don't trust it. For now, she's content to coze and doze on a corner of the bed in a corner of the house, emerging periodically for sustenance and brief social interaction.

In the New Place, there is air and space to which I am unaccustomed. I feel a bit like a guest in a vacation home.

I wander to and fro, busy with nest making and decluttering, wondering where the Thing is and if we left something important back in our old life.

At the New Place, it occurs to me that I don't even know the view from my bedroom window as I have yet to take it in.

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