Originally Posted by Magenta
I'm owned by four cats. This one is Runny Honey, so named because she was the most frightened and traumatised little thing when she came to live with us that if you even looked at her she ran and hid. Now she's very affectionate and friendly even to strangers but still residually neurotic. She isn't the prettiest cat in the world, but on the inside she's beautiful.
You definitely have the correct terminology as far as "cat ownership" goes.
At least with four cats there's one for each piece of your kit (it seems that Honey is obviously partial to laundry baskets however).