Malou , " LP is encouraging me to entertain her again. "Show me how plucky you are Malou. Go on! Do something silly , my fearless , plucky girl!"
Malou, " Hmmm. I do love a good challenge."
Malou, " First I'll stretch and get into the "zone"."
Malou, " O. K . Now , I'll grab the cat tree. For you young ones out there, do not try this at home unsupervised!! This is only for the reckless, and foolhardy!"
Malou, " As you can see , I'm holding onto the cat tree and I'm actually lifting my back legs off the tree platform!"
Malou, " I fully kick out as I lift my head up."
Malou, " Note the position of my back legs as they are held in the air exclusively by the strength of my upper body ! Yum! Lick, lick, this top platform is tasty! But I digress."
Malou, "Then I (hold on for dear life!) swing, back and forth until I eventually drop to the ground. This is not monkey business nor is it horsing around! This is called catfoolery and I am what is called a "pro" at it!"
Malou, "Hmmm. I wonder what I should do for an encore?!"