“Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.”
(kyuuso neko o kamu)
a cornered rat will bite the cat
Left with no choice, even a relatively weak person/animal will fight back.
|‘I could no more define poetry than a terrier can define a rat.’|
I Like Rats
I never saw a rat
Sorry for itself.
I never saw two rats
Consoling one another for being rats.
Rats live good full rat-lives with other rats.
Rat mind and rat heart plunge them into rat sex
with other impassioned rats.
People say they are ugly and dirty and cause disease.
I say people cause disease.
I never caught a cold or syphilis or gonorrhea or
manic depression from a rat.