“No, really, you don’t have to come in with me.”
Tammy waved off Rachel’s protests. “Please, all you’ve talked about is the stray you found. I have to meet him. I love cats.”
Rachel let out a whimper. “But the house is—“
“A mess. Yeah, you told me. Come on, open up.”
Sighing, Rachel unlocked the door and pushed it open for Tammy.
Taking a step inside, Tammy froze at seeing a mountain lion walk over and nuzzle Rachel’s offered hand. “Uh, Rach, is that…”
“Yep. Tammy, meet Hector. He followed me home after my hike. Isn’t he adorable?”