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Re: Belling the cat

Posted by R. Berg on August 23, 2001

In Reply to: Belling the cat posted by hwoo on August 23, 2001

: what does "belling the cat" mean?

Protecting yourself by preventing someone powerful from abusing you. From an Aesop's fable; see link below or use
http://www.bartleby.com/17/1/67.html