SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Opinion

December 15, 2012

Letter: Tales of another favorite cat

To the editor:

The recent news about popular Salem cat Lucy’s death encouraged me to write about my favorite cat, Tully.

Tully was part of life here in my house in Gloucester long years before I was. I’ve lived here more than five years; Tully lived here well over 10 years. I believe this cat has been around in Gloucester around 18 years.

Tully was very independent; he was an orange kitty who would stay outdoors on most good nights unless tempted otherwise. I had heard he fell out of the third-floor window from his house years ago.

Poor Tully got sick in late spring 2012 and went away one Tuesday night and never returned. His time and place of death is unknown.

Well, Tully has a boat named after him, and he’ll always be a happy memory.

Edward W. Carberg

Gloucester

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Opinion

AP Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue
Comments Tracker
Roll Call
Helium debate
Helium