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“I can find my biography in every fable that I read.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fox Bait 1

Aesop’s fabulous grapes, the fox mocks—
Too tart for a smart cur’s decanter!
Moral of such slanderous banter:
By Aesop’s vine is sly eyes outfoxed.

With foxes we must play the fox

—Thomas Fuller

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“In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this.” —Terry Pratchett

Welcome to a world of metaphor, where we view reality from the catbird’s seat.

“I was the shyest human ever invented, but I had a lion inside me that wouldn’t shut up!”Ingrid Bergman

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“Reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know.” –Alan Watts quote

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