Originally posted on Near Life Experiences.
This is for GBE2 Prompt 64 Hidden
My cat Kali has still not really adjusted to her new living arrangements. When we first came here, the cat spent the first few days alternating between hiding under the futon and screaming her head off. (I am not exaggerating, she was wailing as if she were trying out for a banshee barber shop quartet.) It took her days to get around to eating and drinking again and about two weeks before she stopped freaking out.
At one point, I had a major scare. I couldn't find Kali anywhere, and I was afraid she had gotten into an area she wasn't supposed to be in. I looked all over the room and couldn't find her. It turned out that she had somehow managed to squeeze in under the bureau draw, something I wouldn't have thought was possible if I hadn't seen her do it!
But she still has not really settled in. She is extremely shy, and spends most of the day hiding under the bureau drawer, the bed or