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Freyja's Clique: Cat Ladies Anonymous

It may not be fashionable – it may actually be kind of frumpy – but Freyja loves her cats. This goddess's cats pull her chariot, and they often pose with her in pictures.


Like Freyja, the Egyptian goddess Bastet (or Bast) is also definitely a cat lady. She's such a cat-goddess, in fact, that lots of sculptures and pictures of her give her the body of a woman and the head of a cat. When Freyja and Bastet hang out, they chat about cat movies, come up with cute kitty names, share favorite LOLcat quotes, and surf YouTube for the best cat videos.

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