50. Copycat Copycat
Lucy had a cat. His name was Pirate.
was 14 years old. Fourteen is old for
cat. “What can I do?” Lucy asked her
. “Pirate is old. He will die soon. I
miss him so much.” Dad said, “Why don’t
clone him? They will make a brand new
for you. It will look like Pirate. It
walk like Pirate. It will meow like Pirate.
will love you like Pirate. But it will
a kitten. It won’t be an old cat.
will be a new kitten. You can have
new Pirate for 14 more years.” “Dad,” said
, “that’s a great idea. Then, when my new
is 14, I can get another new Pirate!”