An ode to our odd old cat. Hey, it makes a break from dealing with all this gloomy covid crap! (And thanks to Lucys Works for the prompt.)

Old Gold.

From break fast through to sunset
Our gilt-flecked precious amber pet
Takes sole possession of our coverlet.

What deep dark thoughts prowl and creep,
In what feline fantasies does he lightly leap
As he lays his days away, fast asleep?

 

©Obbverse

2 thoughts on “An ode to our odd old cat. Hey, it makes a break from dealing with all this gloomy covid crap! (And thanks to Lucys Works for the prompt.)

  1. Brian Lageose

    Very nice. We’ve had a succession of cats who have chosen a small writing desk in the front room as their day-long lounging spot, perched as the desk is in front of a floor-to-ceiling window that provides the best vantage for kingdom-surveying. I removed all writing implements from atop said writing desk many moons ago, as I clearly no longer own it…

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