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If you ignore the differences between self-defence and instant retribution, they'll go away.
APES: secret enemies. FALCON: a persistent enemy. FERRET: active enemies. SERPENT: spiteful enemies. TOAD: unexpected enemies.
VULTURE: bitter foes. WORMS: secret foes.
—Tea-Cup Reading and the Art of Fortune-Telling by Tea Leaves (New York, n.d.), by 'A Highland Seer'