How far would you go to convince your parents to let you have a cat? Maybe you’d offer to mow the lawn every week for a month, or wash the car every month for a year. Perhaps you’d promise to improve your grades in school. Or maybe you’d try to guilt trip them by covering a wall of the house with pictures and notes about how they were “killing innocent lives” and “letting cats die alone.”

It might sound like a dramatic approach, but that’s precisely what one girl did recently before her older sister Danielle Grubisic, who lives in Keller, Texas, decided to share the hilarious results online. “My little sister made a “wall of sorrow” to make my dad feel bad so she could get a cat…” she recently wrote on Twitter, but did the strategy work? Scroll down to find out.

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How far would you go to convince your parents to let you have a cat?

Danielle Grubisic’s little sister decided to take a hilariously dramatic approach

“You’re letting them die in a tiny box doing nothing but crying”

“They’re going to die alone, they never even got to get a home because some people want them to die”

“Your killing innocent lives!”

 Do you think her dad fell for it?

 His facial expression says it all