in the beginning of the story him and his wife owned a cat named pluto, he had a great friendship. but later he had began drinking. him character change as he spent time drinking
but later in the story after he came back late from the in made his effort in the house pluto tried to stay out of his way and avoided me. the get grabs his knife and cut pluto's eye. and later pluto ran away in fear. and then he tired a rope and huge pluto on the beam.
later in the night the house caught fire and he could only watch the house burn. months later the narrator stays at in and finds a cat and takes it. one day the wife calls the narrator to go to the old caller.