The Illusion Of Control

On being constantly interrupted by animals

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When I wake up the cat follows me downstairs and I let the dog in and they both get into some form of chaos while I’m trying to pray. If I’m lucky, no one’s destroyed the tissue boxes or taken a sneaky shit. On a good day, they just chase each other around and under me while I’m trying to prostrate. One should be so blessed, really. It’s a curse to…

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Indrajit (Indi) Samarajiva is a Sri Lankan writer. Follow me at www.indi.ca, or just email me at indi@indi.ca.