You made me cry Robert Schwartz, but in a good way. This was a beautiful read. I have a cat, her name is Bella and I’ve had her for 8 years. She’s a rescue cat. I adore her for so many reasons: just being around, her unconditional love, her smoochiness, her occasional shredding of my arm. I dread the day that she leaves my life, because she brings so much to it; apart from my daughter, she is the longest relationship I’ve had. Right now, she’s at the end of my bed, snuggled right up against my feet…

Australian writer recently returned from 4 years living in Vietnam. Editor of Vox Virtus and Abroadingly. Blogs at dianelee.com.au and travellinghomebody.com.

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