After its owners moved to a new home, Anakin the cat got out and wandered 2.5 miles in the rain, past three 4-lane roads, through neighborhoods he’d never been through before and made his way back to his old home, wondering why nobody was letting him in.

At first, the owners frantically searched the area until they decided to visit their old home on a whim. That’s when they found Anakin at the back patio door, meowing for someone to let him in. How a cat could find its way back to its old home from a new location is one of those mysteries almost as close to wondering how Congressmen manage to get paid so well with almost nothing tangible to show for it.

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