Five Cats and Three Women

J. Robert Lennon

Ten years after she divorced him, Albert’s wife Lenore brought him a cat. She’d gotten it from the biomed lab at the research hospital where she was a nurse—they had planned to euthanize it. A kitten. Lenore’s husband, a doctor, was allergic, and the cat was a longhair, and she asked Albert …

Termite's Birthday, 1959