It was thrilling.
And on to the post:
Before my sister came to visit, I warned her about Scarlett's standoffishness and Melly's overabundance of affection. As it turned out, I only needed to warn her about one of those. Here is Scarlett, sitting on my sister's lap, purring happily:
And here is Melly with her new favorite person:
And here is a picture my sister snapped with her cell phone shortly after meeting Melly that she wanted to share: