Ok, so I explained in a post a while back that we got our cat, Pippin, in a very nontraditional way (a.k.a. a neighbour drove up on his quad and handed us a box with a kitten in it). Now we have another kitten so here is the story of how we got Petra.
"I am only resolved to act in that manner, which will, in my own opinion, constitute my happiness, without reference to you, or to any person so wholly unconnected with me."
~ Lizzie Bennet, Pride and Prejudice