The Haughty Tom

by silvershoes   Oct 18, 2011


There is a male cat (uncut),
whom some poets forget to mention, it's true,
but he is more concerned with lathering saliva
between his claws, musk-ing his coat,
yowling at windows, and
strutting down alleyways with tail raised in
a poised, fluffy hook
than trivial blemishes of feline odes that
praise his opposing gender.

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  • 5 years ago

    by Marvellous

    Great n sincerely expressed.. My quest to know more about this cat, made me think through every perfectly defined line. 5v n thank u 4 sharing this.

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