Thomas Stearns Eliot

(1888-1965 / Missouri / United States)

Macavity: The Mystery Cat - Poem by Thomas Stearns Eliot


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Comments about Macavity: The Mystery Cat by Thomas Stearns Eliot

  • (10/6/2018 10:42:00 AM)


    Very beautiful (Report) Reply

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  • (2/15/2018 11:52:00 AM)


    When my grandaughter was in kindergarten and 1st grade, my husband would go read poetry in her classroom. This was one of the children's favorite poems. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh T A (8/21/2011 3:31:00 AM)


    Nice rhyming poem to read about the pet cat, Macavity! Cat is cleverer than dog and always escapes from any enemy! It is best protection from rat menace at home! (Report) Reply

  • (6/17/2004 8:26:00 AM)


    I've liked this poem ever since i was 7 and watched the musical ' cats'. I think the rhymings pretty good but it is a bit long. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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