You now have learned enough to see That Cats are much like you and me And other people whom we find Possessed of various types of mind.
For some are same and some are mad And some are good and some are bad And some are better, some are worse— But all may be described in verse. You've seen them both at work and games, And learnt about their proper names, Their habits and their habitat: But How would you ad-dress a Cat? And you might now and then supply Some caviare, or Strassburg Pie, Some potted grouse, or salmon paste— He's sure to have his personal taste. I know a Cat, who makes a habit Of eating nothing else but rabbit, And when he's finished, licks his paws So's not to waste the onion sauce.
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The Phantom Of The Opera. A cat's entitled to expect These evidences of respect So this is this and that is that And there's how you ad-dress a cat. Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. He's such an easy-going lout, He'll answer any hail or shout. With Cats, some say, one rule is true: Don't speak till you are spoken to. Myself, I do not hold with that - I say, you should ad-dress a Cat.The Ad-Dressing Of Cats. by T. S. Eliot. You've read of several kinds of Cat, And my opinion now is that You should need no interpreter To understand their character. You now have learned enough to see That Cats are much like you and me And other people whom we find Possessed of various types of mind.