Nick Fury, He’s Just Like Us! … Meaning He Loves Cats
Director of SHIELD, Death Defier, Cat Lover.
If it’s not his exasperation with the Avengers that makes Nick Fury so relatable, it’s definitely his reaction to Goose (an apparent replacement for Chewie, Captain Marvel’s cat in the comics). When the cat (or possibly Flerken) finally made her onscreen appearance in the latest Captain Marvel movie trailer, after an understated appearance on the poster, fans squealed in excitement.
And then we watched as Nick Fury spent an endless amount of time in adorable softie mode while petting her, to the point where Carol had to remind him that they had to go. The new trailer dropped during Monday Night Football, and we still can’t get enough of Carol Danvers and her introduction to the MCU.
That being said … Nick Fury the Cat Person tho.
We did not expect this turn of events, but we enthusiastically accept the new reality where we all relate to Nick Fury.
— Angie J. Han (@ajhan) December 4, 2018
— Nerdist (@nerdist) December 4, 2018
nick fury: director of shield, lost an eye and survived, managed to survive an assassination attempt by hydra members AND the winter soldier
also nick fury:
— knives stark (@quill_rocket) December 4, 2018
We were pretty well prepared for Captain Marvel to show us another side of Nick Fury when depicting him as a younger man, but we weren’t quite prepared for a soft side of this magnitude.
nick fury: shut your stupid mouths mfs
goose the cat: meow
nick fury: you 💕💖are the most💓 precious🥰 baby you deserve the world✨ the sun the🥰🥰 moon and the stars💖💓💘 let me die for yo
— straptain marvel (@youresteve) December 4, 2018
I’m also really to happy to know Nick Fury reacts to cats just like I do.
— Amy Ratcliffe (@amy_geek) December 4, 2018
Maybe this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship?
Nick Fury : *caresse le chat*
Carol : Fury ?
Nick : DON’T
Le chat : I’M HAVIN’ A GOOD TIME pic.twitter.com/RdE8a9WWPO
— Themiscyra Comics (@Themiscyra_co) December 4, 2018
… or maybe not.
— sᴛᴇᴘʜ 👻 (@fuckn_marvel) December 4, 2018
Let’s just hope the relationship between Nick Fury and Goose continues to melt our hearts. It is the good, pure thing we need as we wait for Avengers 4.
(image: Marvel Entertainment)
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