My Word! February 23

Adjective: a mammal walking on the toes alone without the heels touching the ground.
From the Latin digitus (finger,toe) and gradus (walking)
Cats are an example of a digitigrade animal.

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Betsey Ellis

Betsey is a recovering agent of Satan (.i.e. a legal professional) now working towards a lifetime goal of becoming a perfectly sane cat lady, medieval clothing designer, and occasional playwright. Maybe even finish my doctorate.....nyah, probably not, who needs another expert in Elizabethan Law and its effect on the growth of the middle class.