Remember Draven Rodriguez?
The senior at at Schenectady High School in New York who posed for an AMAZING photo with his cat, Mr. Bugglesworth, and petitioned for it to count as his official portrait?
Sadly, his request got denied. But, heroically, the school’s principal, Diane Wilkinson, stepped in with an unexpected and truly inspired counter-offer:
Would Rodriguez and Mrs. Bugglesworth want to pose with her and her chihuahua, Vivienne?
They could include their photograph in the yearbook as a way to raise awareness for the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and rescue animals such as Mr. Bugglesworth and Vivienne?
So, how did Rodriguez respond to this opportunity? How do you think?!? Check out the finished product here: