Let’s face it, nobody really likes waiting for public transportation. It’s not really anyone’s favorite part of the morning routine. When my train is a couple minutes late I usually take it as a sign that the gods are telling me to go back to sleep.

But one commuter in Rotterdam-Kralingen, Netherlands, actually enjoys the tram so much that he waits for it each and every day. And this adorable commuter is… a cat.

Meet Ake. For the past 10 years, this handsome fellow has been waiting at his local tram stop.

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He has a spot that he frequents for the day until his owners come by and take him home.

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He’s amassed quite the fan-base among the nearby residents take the public transportation every day. What used to be a pain, is actually a joy with Ake around.

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Really, people just love him!

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He even has his own Facebook page where people can post pictures of and with him.

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Also, he has his own seat on the platform, and everyone knows not to mess with it. It reads: “Seat only to be used by black and white cat.”

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 The tram-driver who goes by Ake’s stop every day says that everyone knows to leave that seat alone.

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In fact, the driver also said that sometimes Ake will hop onto the tram with the commuters.

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That’s right. He rides the tram.

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The tram drivers make sure to bring him back to his stop so he can get home at the end of the day.

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His owner was initially surprised to find out her cat had become a star.

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Although she was thrilled to hear all about his newfound stardom, she had to make sure that people stopped feeding Ake – he has a rare condition that requires a special diet.

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I don’t know about you, but I’m in love.

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Source: Buzzfeed

Ake really knows how to milk a crowd: show up every day, get lots of pets, get a seat reserved, and a Facebook page. What a superstar!

Share Ake the tram cat and his amazing story with your friends. He might even brighten their morning commute.