Friday, June 25, 2010
The abandoned cat that found a home
It was obvious in all sorts of ways that he'd been a pet. To make a long story short, we discovered that his owners had abandoned him as they just "up and left" one night. He settled in here with my husband. I had only intended on feeding him, but not totally adopting him. Then one night there was a terrible storm--a downpour with lightning and thunder. M. let him in.
From the other side of the state, I gasped over the phone, "You did what?" M. wasn't one to take in strays. His response, "I couldn't leave him out there in that storm!"
We never found out his name and my practical husband just called him Cat, which seemed fine with the cat.
As you can see, he settled in: