... she has the cat do the sign of the Cross and say a prayer before she lets him eat his cat food.
Of course, Betsy didn't really "have" the cat do the sign of the Cross. She moved his poor paw up and down and back and forth. And, he didn't really "say" a prayer (unless you count that growl.) She did that part for him.
It was such a sweet little thing.
But sweet. Definitely sweet.