Grenfell Tower survivor is reunited with her cat Rosey TWO MONTHS after being forced to leave her behind as she fled the inferno

Mail Online | 10/9/2017 | Anthony Joseph for MailOnline
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A Grenfell Tower survivor was reunited with her cat two months after being forced to leave her behind as she fled the inferno.

Kerry O'Hara, 53, was in her flat on the sixth floor when the fire ripped through the West London tower block.

June - Cat - Rosey - Behind

She escaped around 1.30am on June 14, but was forced to leave her beloved cat Rosey behind.

Ms O'Hara revealed that she was 'too panicked' to think of a plan to take Rosey out with her, as she couldn't see anything when she opened her front door, due to the thick black smoke.

Home - Years - Pet - Sofa - Staring

Before fleeing her home of 18 years, she looked back and saw her pet on the sofa staring at her and thought she would never see her cat again.

Describing her escape, she told The Guardian: 'I couldn't see anything, it was pitch black. I was feeling along the walls to get to the stairwell. I was coughing, and screaming "help me, help me, I'm here".

'I - Floor - Firefighter - Hand

'I managed to get down to the second floor on my own, then a firefighter grabbed my hand and...
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