"Mother," said Jane shyly, "We have a surprise for you. Alexander and I are married!"
"That's wonderful," purred Jane Tabby.
When she tried to get up from Sarah's lap, the catwings could see that Jane tabby was in a lot of pain.
"What's wrong, Mother?" asked Roger and James.
"Oh, my dears, I am just getting very, very old," she said sadly.
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