How funny, Nomilynn - my daughter has to do the same thing with our kitty to give him a bath, by climbing in the tub with him. I let her take care of bath detail, and I just sit and listen to the pitiful meows coming from the bathroom......poor baby! Even with towel drying and sometimes blow drying, it takes at least a day for his fur to get back completely to normal - he always looks very "spiky" after his bath.
The legend says that Mohammed adored cats. When one of them was sleeping on his sleeve and he had to go out, Mohammed supposedly cut off the sleeve so as not to disturb his pet.
A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast - Proverbs 12:10
How we behave toward cats here below determines our status in heaven. - Robert A. Heinlein
What greater gift than the love of a cat? ~ Charles Dickens
There is, incidently, no way of talking about cats that enables one to come off as a sane person. - Dan Greenberg
If purring could be encapsulated, it'd be the most powerful anti-depressant on the market. ~Alexis F. Hope