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THE CAT, "I AM"

my legs or something, and that may have done it; set it off. Anyhow, I looked up over the edge of my book to the hearth. There was the cat on it. But he was no longer curled up asleep. He was awake and, as I've said, some move of mine may have done it. Anyhow, he was looking up at me."
He stopped. Hamilton cut in. "Yes, that's common in cats. I myself have often noticed it. You disturb them; they look up at you and then forget, but also forget to turn their heads. They've never been taught it's rude to stare. After all," he chuckled rather deliberately, "cats wouldn't have been told they could look at kings unless they'd first shown a taste for this bland, contemptuous interest in human selfconsciousness."
Innes wasn't listening. He was getting ready to make an avowal, dreadful to himself, ridiculous to his companion. At last he collected the words, "I looked at I Am; he at me -a sort of strange staring match, I thought for a little. And then I noticed something else. You know haw all cats' eyes flash when at night a car's headlights catch them, say, when they're crossing a road. You'd know also that the pale blue eyes of the Siamese are really nearly pigmentless; they are almost albinos:' Hamilton grunted assent. "Well, then, perhaps you have noticed another thing. If you're sitting like this, with your back to a strong light, such as this reading lamp with its reflector, and the focused light, of course, is thrown straight into the cat's eyes, then, not only are its slitpupils nearly closed and all the eye nearly covered by the iris, but all the color goes from the eye-it appears like a pink mirror."

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