I was always told that Cats could take your breathe away because they always seem to stand on your c

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  • Ellie CarterEllie Carter SeattleMember Posts: 2,252
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    Wow.... that is a very old myth..... Cats cannot take your breath away. If that were the case there would be many, many dead people! My cats will stand on my chest as I sleep, but it is usually because they want something.... warmth, attention, food..... Cats do not stand on people's chests to take their breath away.
  • Lisa DaversLisa Davers SacramentoMember Posts: 3,642
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    Cleo's right, that's an old wives tale and isn't true. I'm not sure where it came from but probably in the distant past when it may have been uncertain why people died their cats got the blame.
  • Sandy NenningerSandy Nenninger PlainvilleMember Posts: 1,975
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    Somebody has been reading too many Stephen King novels.
  • Joy WaltersJoy Walters Member Posts: 9,276
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    That's for sure.
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