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Where's maaaaaa!?!??!!

This little guy was brought to the shelter along with 2 siblings, one orange and one tortie... They are so small that they have to be fed by a dropper. The dark one was the loudest of them. The noise they made reminded me of a beautiful quote from Thoreau who found an abandoned kitten at the riverbank as he rowed past. He wrote that the kitten was


"almost infinitely small; yet it had hailed a boat, its life being in danger, and saved itself. Its performance, considering its age and amount of experience, was more wonderful than that of any young mathematician or musician that I have read of..."

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Taken on January 4, 2008