This is a cat.
His name is Mister Green.
Why does he have this name?
Because he is green. Not white, not black, not
red, not brown. GREEN!
When he was a small kitten,
he was not green, he was black.
Why he is green now?
Read our story and you will
Mr. Green has a family. His
family is big. He has a mother and a father. He
has five sisters and seven brothers.
His father's name is John. He
is black. He is nine years old. He is very big.
His mother's name is Sara.
She is white. She is six years old. She is very
All his brothers are
black. They are all three years old. Their names
are Blackie One, Blackie Two, Blackie Three,
Blackie Four, Blackie Five, Blackie Six, Blackie
All his sisters are white.
They are all two years old. Their names are
Whity One, Whity Two, Whity Three, Whity Four,
All cats in his family are
white and black. Only Mr. Green is green.
But when he was small he was
black like his father and his brothers. And his
name was Blackie Eight.
Blackie Eight was very nice
kitten, but he had a problem, he didn't want to
His mother told
- Eat meat, eat fish, eat potato, eat porridge,
eat sausage, eat ham, eat bread, eat cheese...
And she gave him meat,
fish, potato, porridge, sausage, ham, bread,
Kitten Blackie Eight said:
- No, no, no, no, I don't want to eat meat, I
don't want to eat fish, I don't want to eat
potato, I don't want to eat sausage, I don't
want to eat ham, I don't want to eat bread, I
don't want to eat cheese.
Mother Sara asked him:
- What do you want to eat, sonny?
Blackie Eight answered:
- I don't know.
And day by day Blackie was
thinner and thinner and thinner...