Dealing with cats who don't want you to leave.
Merlin: You promised no more trips this year. You promised!!!
Poi Mom Jane: We have to go this time Merlin. It is unexpected and
I didn't know we would be going away so soon again.
Merlin: You promised! How am I supposed to believe you?
You stay home with me and let Dad go.
PMJane: I can't Merlin. I have to go. Now get off of my luggage.
PMJane: Come on aMerlin, the cab is here.
Get off of my luggage.
Merlin gets uncerimoniously dumped on the floor.
Merlin sulking by the window: You've broken my heart.
PMJane: *sigh* Merlin, stop being dramatic. I love you.
I will be back as soon as I can. feeling horribly
From the background-Poi Dad "Jane the cab is here."