http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/4823834.stm A very sad day for British politics. Tears roll down C_B's face. After years of loyal service to Margaret Thatcher and John Major Humphrey the Downing Street cat, companion and confidente, has curled up his claws for the very last time. Humphrey lived his last few years in solitude after being banished from Downing Street by evil, cat hating Mrs Blair. The demise of Humphrey, legendary rat catcher, was inevitable as soon as bigger and more uncontrollable vermin moved into Number 10 back in May 1997.