Breeze

Posted on January 21, 2018
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Unfinished Cat

On a porch,
With a purring cat,
I have welcomed the spring sun.

Such a cat
Should not be moved
By the call of lesser chores

As I pet,
Her claws dig in;
And I have other thoughts.

From my lap
I must resign her,
Unsettled; but I must go.

7/29/2004