Nile B. Norton

(San Antonio, Texas, USA)

Catnapping - Poem by Nile B. Norton

I close my eyes but I do not sleep.
I close my eyes to concentrate on thoughts I keep.
I might be fantasizing.
I might be rhyming.
My thoughts may concern calendar timing.
I may be considering options for future acceptance or declining.
I close my eyes but I do not snooze,
Because my mulling of thoughts, our rapport, I do not abuse.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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