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  • My niece's cat Walter - sleek, black, powerful. Walter came to me, caressed me. Insisted on befriending me.

    Niece: Watch out for Walter, Auntie...

    WTF? Sharp white fangs. Drawing blood. The moment I trusted the cat.

    Niece: He bites.

    I got to thinking -after pitching Walter away - that cat's like lots of people in this world.

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