How I Won the Affection of My Neighbor’s Cat

She ran away whenever I got too close

Sarah resting in water softener cabinet someone left open. My photo, © B. Radisavljevic

I love cats, but I’m not in a position to adopt an indoor cat. Our tenants who live across the driveway from us on our rural property usually have cats. I’ve been able to tame some feral ones and befriend most of the others.