Monday, 19 September 2011

Avast, ye swabs!


Today be International Talk Like a Pirate Day, matey! And I, Her Royal Highness the cat, be The Pirate Queen! Hand over yer gold and I'll spare yer miserable life, you poxy landlubber.


And that's not all there is to celebrate today, me hearties! This be the 3rd blogoversary of this scurvy rat-trap of a weblog so here's a round of grog for you all! If ye be not a follower already, curse ye and sign up now! We're feasting later on all the cake and rum ye can stuff into yerself . . . .


Oh, sorry, wrong cake. Here be the real one . . . .


Arrrrr, ain't she a beauty? (And just ignore the 4's on it -- pirates can't count, except it be gold doubloons.)

27 comments:

DEZMOND said...

gotta love the naughty kittens!

laurie said...

now thats a good one!!Great photos too!

mermaid gallery said...

rum?......

Linda in New Mexico said...

Happy Blogaversary. I knows me 5 A's = Arrrrrgh, Avast, Ahoy, Aye and Aye Aye, blow me down if it ain't 3 you'll be getting.
And wench your cat is goodie, Arghhh.
Cap'n Bagg

A Beer for the Shower said...

Yar, back when I used to work, our office observed this holiday every year. No joke. My boss even dressed up as a pirate one year. He was, um, a special fellow. Yar.

Snap said...

Yo Ho and a bottle of Rum!!!!!! Happy Blogaversary!

Tamara said...

haha this was cute! Yo Ho Ho! Congrats on your 3 year blog anniversary. :)

Suzie Ridler said...

Thank ye for this reminder lass! It totally slipped my rum-soaked skull that it was this special day today!

BugginWord said...

Happy merry and ass slaps. You should get a tattoo to commemorate this historic milestone. Or a pony. Either way.

Holly Ruggiero said...

I take it that is rum cake too. ;)
Gotta love a party and one with pirates is all the better. Arrggggh.

Lois said...

Love pirates, rum and cake. And cats too!

jaz@octoberfarm said...

happy blogaversary matey!

Tricky Nag said...

So relieved it's just Talk Like a Pirate Day; I was worried you were moving on to HRH's tattoos.

Tara said...

Happy blogarghversary! Love that cake. Er, the pirate one, matey.

Sara said...

Ah, pirates and cats. Perfect. Happy blog birthday. :)

Lyn said...

What a wonderful day for a blog-birthday - especially one that is all ship shape and Bristol fashioned ;-0

young-eclectic-encounters said...

ROFL great post so glad someone else remembered talk like a pirate day. It's a big deal at our house although I did not post on it. Just to many other things to do this morning. Thanks for sharing and I am so glad you took up blogging. I enjoy your blog tremendously and your visits to my blog

YELLOWDOG GRANNY said...

I am talking pirate talk on facebook..they have a think you can click on and it translates everything to pirate lingo..I love it..

Makropoulos said...

Well, happy blogoversary to you, Debra! Wish I could write like a pirate, but I suspect that can't write --
:)

-E- said...

i told my dad about this (it's his birthday today) and he was not amused for some reason!

Andrew said...

I can't believe I missed this important holiday!
Shiver me timbers.

laurie said...

thnaks for visiting this morning, I love the sound of those Rowan Berries,, gotta keep those fairies away!!My gramma said we should all have a rowan bush at our gate to keep the bad fairies out!

Jeanne said...

Happy Blogoversary!! And may you have many more happy, fun years of blogging!!!
Rum and cake? Quite the combo!

Robin Larkspur said...

Happy Blogaversary, HRH! Obviously, you can have your cake and eat it too!

Kim @ Stuff could... said...

Happy Blogoversary and a cute cake too

Hasidic Plumber said...

Pirate cats? I like where this is headed.

laughingwolf said...

nazdarovja! :)