All the babies are cleaned and suckling. Nutmeg, absolutely exhausted, falls asleep:
On closer inspection (now that the kittens are dry and fluffy), it seems that there is only one ginger tabby in the mix. There are three light cream ones (white?), and one multi-colored dark one.
Tiny kitten face!
Closeup of the paws:
Nutmeg finally got up to eat this morning. She walked around a bit dazed, it seemed. Meanwhile, the kittens were huddled together in a little fur pile, twitching.
I’m trying to figure out a way to replace the towel without disturbing them TOO much so that they can have a clean nest. The Little Mermaid towel has served us well, but all the blood and stuff on it is a disturbing contrast in the photos.
Question of the day: How am I supposed to get any work done?! Imagining myself parked by the closet with the laptop, but I’ll probably have a crick in my neck when I’m done.