Eugene Levich


Considering Verlaine


Verlaine thought
That a woman and a cat
Both had claws of steel,
Were these metaphoric,
Or were they real?

Play with a cat,
You may get scratched.
Play with a woman,
And see what happens...

That’s the deal!

Submitted: Saturday, May 03, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Topic of this poem: Love


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  • Veteran Poet - 2,578 Points Douglas Scotney (5/3/2014 11:13:00 PM)

    and with none of either, Eugene, do you know when it will happen when you play with them in the dark (Report) Reply

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