14 Cats From The 1800s Having A Way Worse Day Than You

These cats aren’t feline so good.

1. “What,” whispers this cat, in blind horror.

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2. “Rats wear clothes?” thinks this cat, suddenly losing her appetite to disappointment.

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3. “Who would use a cat’s unhappiness to sell jewelry?” hisses this cat.

J. P. Tuckerman / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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4. “HELP!” says this cat being swung around by someone with a giant eye.

http://G.M. Hayes / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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5. “Why can’t I read like the other cats?” mewls this cat, crying in the corner.

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6. “Why does that boy have a knife?” wonders this cat who’s about to become stew.

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7. “I don’t even know how to play cello,” this cat muses, throat constricted by an overly tight bow tie.

Ballin & Liebler, Lith. / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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8. “What is happening even?!” yelps this startled cat.

Wm. S. Appleton / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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9. “This spool of thread is terrifying,” says this lion with his terrified eyes.

Donaldson Brothers / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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10. “Omg why am I in this shoe?” screams this cat silently.

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11. “We are cats, so I don’t see why I have to do math,” thinks this cat who is not as good at math as his brothers.

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12. “Why are you using imagery of bondage to express your love?” asks this cat, who is a proto-feminist.

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13. “This doesn’t seem very prudent,” whispers this cat into his less-prudent friend’s ear.

Auchincloss & Bro. / Via Flickr: boston_public_library
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Definitely worried:

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Actually kinda chillin’:

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14. “What were we thinking?” thinks everyone in this scenario.

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This cat is clearly full of regret.

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All images from the Boston Public Library’s incredible Flickr account.

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