Treasure Island

Russel Tanner


Tiger in a Cage


I am a tiger in a cage
Pacing up and down
Trying hard to stem my rage
Growling with a scowl and frown

I am a tiger in a cage
Here by my honour bound
Doing my very best to gauge
Just when they will come ‘round

Although my weekly pay is nil
And my hours hard to manage
Because I am their friend I will
Remain the tiger in the cage

Submitted: Tuesday, July 04, 2006
Edited: Thursday, August 12, 2010

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