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    #1

    close enough

    I would like to know why Edna said the next sentence.
    I have a cat; that's close enough.



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    #2

    Re: close enough

    She is stating that owning cats is similar to having children.

    (She is actually, it seems, saying that having children is not an excuse for being late for work.)

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