There once was cat that lived in the city. He always felt uncomfortable never felt as though he belonged where he was. The problem was everyone saw him as a dog. Every time he had to correct them he was a cat, not a dog.
"But you look like a dog, and you sound like a dog. So you must be a dog."
"But I'm not a dog!" he would say
When he looked in the puddles on the ground he saw a cat. He wasn't sure if everyone else was blind or it was just him. Whenever he ate his food he would eat cat food, whenever he ran about the city the other dogs would follow.
The cat felt so misunderstood that he went to his mother.
"They just don't understand." Said the cat
"Well you know son you were born a dog, so you're dog. If you want to believe you're a cat that's fine with me but, know it's going take some getting used to." His mother said
The cat trotted away; he sat atop a trash can and thought long and hard. Then he prayed to the heavens.
Please, I want people to see me for who I am! Not what I l