Too Tired To Nap Right

In Cheoah’s defense, this photograph was taken yesterday, which was a Monday, and that might explain why she was too tired to nap right.

When exhaustion hits you before you get all the way up on the comfy couch.
When exhaustion hits you before you get all the way up on the comfy couch.

Being the only girl in the house is exhausting. Being the only girl surrounded by a bunch of younger brothers takes more than one should give. And, yesterday was Monday. With all of that, Cheoah says she was just too tired to care that she missed the pillow.

Are you taking photos of me rather than giving me a boost?
Are you taking photos of me rather than giving me a boost?

Sometimes, the couch is really, really high and it just takes more effort than a girl has to give. When those moments happen, a photography is not what is needed. A boost is needed.

The best effort Cheesy has to almost be on the cushion.
The best effort Cheesy has to almost be on the cushion.

Now forgive this next photo as Miss Cheesewhiz explains to the Hu-Dad why he should be fluffing her pillows and helping her get comfortable rather than taking photos.

Napping here. No photos needed.
Napping here. No photos needed.

7 Comments

  1. Zoe on July 24, 2019 at 10:17 am

    I believe a step may be in order soon

  2. Terry+Rory on July 23, 2019 at 9:11 pm

    Cheesy ..you are just so adorable!
    I’m sure you had a nice nap,after your human finally did his part to help you get settled in!!
    Happy napping, girl!! 😉

  3. World Of Animals, Inc. on July 23, 2019 at 4:31 pm

    Happy Tuesday, Cheoah. Sometimes you are so tired that you need a little boost to get to the top of the cushion. We love that you are napping half standing up. Thanks for the share. Have a great rest of your day.

  4. chris on July 23, 2019 at 10:38 am

    Hu dad needs to build a small step for those moments when you need a boost up. We did that for our bathtub for those moments when it is cold outside and the dogs might need a bath (at the time we built it, we had an older dog who had a leaking problem so he needed to bath a little more frequently.

  5. Laura Yager on July 23, 2019 at 9:16 am

    I’m sure Hu-dad helped you up after snapping the photos. You sweet sweet girl, rest assured there is a girl like you in my house. A Redhead even. She is 1 of 3, the only female. She’s 6, but acts like Grandma Girty keeping her brother’s in line. She sends you soft Woos, and a wish for a Couch that’s closer to the floor!

  6. Debbie and Ruby on July 23, 2019 at 6:58 am

    Happy dreams on a happy Tuesday sweet girl. Ruby will give you a lesson in sleeping and napping if you ever need one, she is a pro at that.

  7. Jean B Burkhardt on July 23, 2019 at 6:35 am

    I agree Cheesy-us girls have to stick together. I wanted to reach out and BOOST you up on the couch so you could really comfy! It’s so difficult when we get older and have a hard time getting up on things so I can relate! I just know though that Hu-Dad helped you up and you had a nice nap after the photo session!

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