Rato Must Twirl

Provo Canyon Review

If Huckleberry Finn ever came back to earth as a cat, then I think I knew him. His name was Rato.

Rat. O.

You got it.

Orange, scrappy and dotted with freckled scabs around his mouth, Rato wasn’t born with any sense. But somehow this ginger cat found his way onto our land. Unwanted, pure and simple, and he never pretended he was.

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