Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Fact of the day: Egyptian Cat Lovers


Cats were practically worshiped in ancient Egypt. There were recorded accounts that even the accidental killing of a cat would result in a de-facto death penalty for the accused. 

4 comments:

Teddi said...

i remember learning about this in my humanities class in high school a 1000 yrs ago

DWei said...

And they shaved their eyebrows to mourn the death of a cat too or something.

ledzepellin41 said...

I totally love this place and have to visit again this coming December for holiday season with my family.

Pousadas Em Florianopolis

DEZMOND said...

a well deserved position of cats in Ancient Egypt