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Karl Lagerfeld’s beloved cat Choupette mourns his death

'With a once cold but now simply broken heart, I am going into mourning'
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Karl Lagerfeld’s cat Choupette has publicly mourned the death of her rich owner.

Taking to Instagram with a sad, black-and-white image, the cat thanked her many fans for their words of condolences.

‘With a once cold but now simply broken heart, I am going into mourning,’ the post read.

‘I pray that your kind words and well-wishes will help me to put my best paw forward in my future without Daddy @KarlLagerfeld & as my own woman.’

Choupette was the late Chanel icon’s beloved pet, who has also been speculated to be the heiress of his large fortune.

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The pampered feline lived a life of luxury alongside owner Lagerfeld, with an Instagram account boasting 253,000 followers.

If she is indeed set to inherit her owner’s fortune, Choupette could be poised to be the world’s most wealthiest cat.

Lagerfeld, who was Chanel’s creative director, died at age 85 after a short illness.

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