Susan Marie Watkins

Rookie (September 23,1959 / California, USA)

Gauguin's Cat - Poem by Susan Marie Watkins

gauguin's cat lived in neglect
amid the teeming emerald jungles of tahiti
she'd sleep alone on a broken chair in the corner
then jump down and stagger to the door
where she'd sit bleary-eyed
dreaming of hummingbirds & butterflies
as the waves slapped the beach
outside gaugin's little grass shack

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  • (1/5/2008 9:44:00 PM)

    I love the off-hand way you just turned trivia into music! I wonder if Paul ever painted his cat? Rgds, Ivan (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 11, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 16, 2011

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