This could be a tribute to the rock band Queen, but I decided the title on the spot without thinking of them. This cat seems regal. A leader with an overbearing sense of entitlement. Instead of running away like the other cats in our neighborhood do, she stood her ground. She stared my camera down as I took many pictures from different angles. It could be a male cat—I didn’t check—but I didn’t get that impression. This is a queen cat.
I darkened her pupils and brightened the whites of her eyes. She has interesting eyes. I made them better. Photographers do that.
Location: Nelson Ave., Ormond Beach, FL 32174
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