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What Do Fish Know? More Than You Can Ever Imagine

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On my last trip to Little Cayman, a Nassau grouper and I danced back and forth, eye to eye. When I turned to leave, he moved in front of me, swimming backward, continuing the dance, eyeing my every move. Fish aren't fed here, so why is he interested in me? Why not the five other divers in the water, in which he shows no interest? If I lift my hand, he seems to look at it, but then he looks back at my face. When I chuck him under his chin, he stays close for a minute, but then backs off, keeping his distance. As I swim away, he stays by my side. What could that fish be thinking? Or feeling? Or is he thinking and feeling at all?...

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