i’d admire the cat’s independence. we own one and i can attest to that. he purrs and brushes his head on my leg to placate me for food. after that, his on his own. i listed here 18 things you should know about cats to calm down your aversion to these furry domestic felines.
1 to 17. there are 17 things that are worth knowing about cats by theoatmeal. from paws to ancient egypt to isaac newton to hitler to nikola tesla… and of course the whiskers. fun facts with plenty of drawings
but THE CAT HIMSELF KNOWS, and will never confess.
When you notice a cat in profound meditation,
The reason, I tell you, is always the same:
His mind is engaged in a rapt contemplation
Of the thought, of the thought, of the thought of his name:
His ineffable effable
Deep and inscrutable singular Name.
- The Naming Of Cats by T. S. Eliot