Wednesday, April 29, 2009
What's Hiding in YOUR Bathroom?
Sometimes, I come across an article that's so perfect that I simply can't bring myself to paraphrase. In these rare cases, I feel I must honor the talented reporter by quoting his/her words. Enjoy.
A 400-YEAR-OLD cat is the last thing you would expect to find when renovating your home. But that is exactly what builders came across in the bathroom of an Ugborough cottage.
Local legend has it that the mummified moggy was placed in the walls of the house near Plymouth to ward off witches four centuries ago and owner Richard Parson said it had done a good job so far.
"I am of the opinion that it works as, since we have lived in the village, we have seen sight nor sound of any witches," he said.
Read more--and see an amazing slideshow--here!