Trudy and the Captain's Cat
Trudy sat by the window in the sunshine, gazing out at the city on the
first day of spring.
Children laughed in the park and sparrows darted past, gathering twigs
for their nests.
"Winter has come and gone," she thought, "but nothing exciting
has happened. A cat
needs some adventure now and then, just for a change of pace."
Mrs. Gardini hurried in, carrying her wicker basket.
"I'm off to the market," she told Trudy. "When I come home,
I'll have a nice surprise for you."
Trudy pricked up her ears.
"I'll bet the market is exciting," she thought. "I'll go
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