Treasure Island

Mark Heathcote

(22/03/66 / Manchester)

A neighbor come calling


(A neighbor comes calling, this year!

Banging on the door at 22.44pm)

'Did you hear that screaming?

Is it coming, from yours…?

Can you check; your outdoors? '


…So, I then switched on a backlight!

And, peered through the window…

And, saw two cats, standing…

Claw to claw, and Oh, what a furor!

There came with a tiger's paw.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Edited: Sunday, March 23, 2014

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