February 13, 2006
a tiger does not change its stripes
a tiger does not change its stripes — a person doesn’t change his nature
In “lost”, Sawyer is a character who makes a living by conning people. For one time,
Loche locke trusted him and told Sawyer his plan of moving guns. But Sawyer played him by stealing all the guns, so that he became the chief-in-command. When he was confronted by Kate on why he did this, he said, “A tiger doesn’t change its strips stripes“.