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Cats

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No creatures are as fine as cats,
asleep perfectly on armchairs,
in the wake of more curtain tears.
The gifts they bring: toads, sparrows, rats!

And how they know the shingled roof,
the long arms of an ancient elm,
with lives that never overwhelm.
Perhaps that's why they're so aloof.
Immortalized by Rilke, Blake,
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Sunday, April 3, 2016
Topic(s) of this poem: cats
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Margaret O Driscoll 03 April 2016
I love your style of poetry, you've an old soul!
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