Kitten saved from Hurricane Matthew gets tiny sweater and home

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By TC Newman, Buzz60

A tiny kitten who endured Hurricane Matthew has gotten a loving new home.

Twitter exploded in "awwwws" when a user named Sarah posted three pictures of a kitten in a tube sock.

As if that wasn't sweet enough, the adorable story that goes with it is the stuff that feline fairy tales are made of.

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While purchasing items in a North Carolina PetSmart for her own cat, the writer says she was able to witness the survivor kitten join a new family.

It appeared that the family had been dog people, as the father was hesitant about getting a cat.

Sarah describes lingering around the store for a while to see the kitten's outcome, even willing to volunteer to take it to a local animal shelter if the family was ultimately not interested.

However, a kitten warming up in a tube sock is irresistible to most -- and she soon saw the man's wife in the store protectively cradling the cat.

As any good feline fairy tale concludes: Tube sock sweater kitten is now in good hands.

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