In case you're wondering, Lucy's paw is much better; she's been using it normally for a few days now. *Phew! I was actually kind of nervous, not because I didn't think she was going to be fine, but because if she wasn't, I knew fixing it would probably be traumatic.
This was taken later in the week, as I was enjoying my new Comcast digital cable. There's no feeling of contentment quite like the one you get when a cat jumps up and falls asleep on you.