He didn't think he was much of a cat person until he met Matilda.
When Luke first set eyes on Matilda in the local cafe he knew it was her. It was HER. His one and true love. She just didn't know it yet...
Every day he'd see her and two months rolled on by before he introduced himself.
"Hello, my name's Luke and you are?" he asked one morning nervously.
"Matilda..." she replied cautiously.
Matilda! Oh Matilda Matilda Matilda! What a beautiful name for a beautiful woman!
A few awkward seconds ticked past.
"I um...I've seen you around and I was wondering if I could take you out for a coffee?"
"We're already in a cafe" Matilda retorted.
"Yes we are! Erm, do you have any pets?" Luke cringed, why did he even say that? Totally not the right time or place.
"Three cats. Why?" Matilda raised an eyebrow, toying with the fact that he looked nervous.
"I have a dog." Luke sighed. He smiled awkwardly and retreated back to his table in defeat
"What was that about?" he thought.
Matilda surprisingly sat down opposite him.
"Shall we start again. Hi my name is..."