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Why is Bob Wilson afraid when he sees a High One in “By His Bootstraps”? [closed]

In Robert Heinlein's 1941 short story, By His Bootstraps, the main character Bob Wilson, is afraid after searching the past and finally seeing a High One. What about this sighting invokes a feeling of ...