This Istanbul street kitty was born to kick back on the sidewalk

By People Staff
June 08, 2012 08:00 PM

Someone’s about to make an offer you can’t refuse.

A comfortable-looking street cat settled into a spot on an Istanbul sidewalk, and a photo of the lounging feline made its way onto Reddit, where it assumed the identity of a purring Don Corleone, the patriarch and title character of The Godfather.

Istanbul is informally known as the street cat capital of the world, and residents of the Turkish metropolis, which does not euthanize strays, often provide regular feedings for roving animals.

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