Josh Marino is a veteran of the Iraq War. He was a good soldier. He fought bravely for his country. When his tour was over, Josh looked forward to heading home and moving on with his life. Unfortunately, he couldn’t escape the lasting effects of what he had witnessed.
Things quickly devolved for Josh until eventually he decided he didn’t want to deal with it anymore. He wrote his goodbye note and decided to enjoy one last cigarette before the end. As he took an emotional drag, he heard rustling in the bushes and a faint meowing. Then, to his surprise, a cat crept from the hedge.