What is the summary for Chapter 9 of East of Eden?

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Cathy has changed her name to Catherine Amesbury.  She meets a man named Mr. Edwards who is a pimp.  Through subtle manipulation and agreeing to sleep with the man, Catherine gets him to support her without having to become a hooker. 

Cathy continues to sleep with Edwards until she is sure he has fallen in love with her and is under her spell.  As soon as she feels that this has happened, she begins to steal from him.  When he lets the thefts go unremarked, she becomes...

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