Kitty In A Suitcase

By Meera Dolasia on January 27, 2008

This little kitty decided that she needed an adventure and hid inside the luggage of her owner, Seth Levy.  However, what happened next was more than even she had bargained for.

It all happened last Friday, when Seth left for a trip to Fort Worth, Texas. When his wife Kelly, returned home she could not find 10-month old Gracie Mae.  She and her father looked everywhere, even pulling out bathroom tiles and a part of a cabinet, to see if she had snuck into the "crawl" space.

Frantic, they created "lost kitty" posters with Gracie Mae's picture and distributed them all over the neighborhood. The following day just as they were losing hope, Kelly got a call from a complete stranger from Fort Worth, Texas, asking her if she had lost her kitty!

Apparently Rob Carter (the stranger who called), had been on the same flight as Seth Levy and had mistaken Seth's suitcase for his own and taken it home. When he opened it, he got the biggest scare of his life when the brown-eyed tabby jumped out. Luckily, the little cat was wearing a collar with her name and phone number, allowing Rob to contact Kelly.

Gracie Mae was re-united with Seth at the airport and flew home with him, this time as a legitimate passenger with an $80 ticket. Wonder if she got a time-out for her escapade.

Sources: USA Today

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  • jaxTuesday, January 27, 2015 at 3:25 pm
    really now thats what happened hysterical .....wait....classic....now thats funny
    • alliemorgan03Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 12:54 pm
      so cool
      • gymnastics_rox
        gymnastics_roxWednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:56 am
        AWWWW!!!!!! she's so cute!!!
        • softballgurl444
          softballgurl444Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:25 am
          OMG Gracie Mae is so cute!!!!!!!!
          • puglover67
            puglover67Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 8:17 am
            Gracie Mae is so cute!
            • HiWednesday, December 3, 2014 at 5:47 am
              Soooooooooooooooooooo cute
              • cakepop9
                cakepop9Monday, November 24, 2014 at 10:22 am
                omg!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! that is sooooooooooooooo cute!!!!!!!!!
                • IzzyWednesday, November 19, 2014 at 9:29 am
                  I have 18 cats not joking,....... I have to get 5 pounds of cat litter every month, And I have 4 dogs to deal with too......
                  • kittylover101
                    kittylover101Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 12:25 pm
                    so cute I want a third cat!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! yes I have two cats! follow me if u love cats! ;)
                    • sherlockcutepup
                      sherlockcutepupTuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3:55 pm
                      kittylover, i'm following you.
                      • sherlockcutepup
                        sherlockcutepupTuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3:54 pm
                        follow me if you love cats too!
                      • nikukyu
                        nikukyuFriday, November 14, 2014 at 5:43 pm
                        Funny! I'm glad she got home safely

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