I remember when being a guy and owning/loving a cat(s) was taboo.
Here's Penelope. A stray cat left to die outside as a kitten. She kept coming up to my door for a few weeks as a 2 or 3 month old kitten. I was hesitant at first because I already had a large/older cat, but the last time she came to my door it was freezing outside and she looked like she only had a day or two left in her. So I brought her inside.
Seems pretty happy and content - here's how she spends 90% of her day: