Carole: You asked “Is Adam a cat you adopted?” Yes, he and his adoptive sister Eve. Her animal shelter name was Mango but I changed it to match his.
Adam already knew and answered to his name so I didn’t want to try to change it when he was new to our family. He was disoriented as it was! Eve didn’t know her name because she had only been in her shelter a short while. Here they both are. I was trying out the Depth of Field adjustment on this photo –