In a devastating fire, Ali Meşe, an 83-year-old Turkish man, lost all he possessed. The picture of him sobbing into his cat while they watched helplessly as his house burnt became famous all over the world.
When Ali Meşe tried to switch on the heating last week, something went wrong and there was an explosion in the living room, which caused the home to burn down. The family was left homeless after their one-story wooden home caught fire.
Firefighters arrived barely in time to save the guy, his wife, his son, and their kitty. Grandpa was distraught by losing his home and all he owned, so he grabbed his terrified cat and wouldn’t let go.
Later, Meşe was transported to the hospital for minor injuries to be treated. At the hospital, he was reunited with his cherished feline. Hugging and kissing the cat, he expressed his happiness to learn that the young child was doing well.
A new pet carrier and other supplies were delivered to the hospital by the Turkish Red Crescent to assist the kitten cope with everything.
Meşe saw an outpouring of love and support for his family as well as his stunning kitty.
He was already given the all-clear after being hospitalized. Until they complete constructing their new home in the hamlet, he and his family are residing at his daughter’s house.
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