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Careless whisker: Grayson Perry’s lost cat comes home

After going AWOL for several days, Grayson Perry’s cat has been reunited with the artist. Hooray!

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Earlier this week, Grayson Perry took to Twitter to ask for the public’s help. Kevin, his cat (and occasional sitter), had gone AWOL, having not returned home for more than two days. Posting a photo on Twitter of Kevin and Perry in happier days, the artist admitted that the social media platform wasn’t making things any easier:

Other Perry family members were no less upset…

So it was that Rakewell breathed a sigh of relief yesterday, when Grayson revealed that Kevin was safe and sound, and already back in the limelight with some rather unlikely company…

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