From “The Tales of Astro Cat”, Chapter Two, “Gianluca and the Master”, copyright 2012. Image

“What he found, though, was that living on the streets and canals of medieval Venice held far more challenges than prison life. Here he was just another cat, struggling to survive, being new to the language, vying with other cats for a meal of fish bones, scraps or rodents. And, most importantly, he realized that in his haste to escape, he had left the Purple Cone behind!”

From “The Tales of Astro Cat”, Chapter Two,