“Trust me,” he said. “I’m not like the man in the hat.”
Cautious I landed feet from where he purred.
My wings fluttered in nervous anticipation. Above my brothers flew toward the Moonlight. I hopped closer.
The single black feather wafted downward. Silence interrupted only by a faint…meow.
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