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The Tiger's Eye

The tiger's eyes follows you He knows your every step Of his fang and claw beware Each step with measured care The shadowed jungle full of terror A hidden night bird calls again The moon on every swaying blade With daylight his call begins to fade The tiger follows its own path It does not know another way The end foretold in yesterday How long his habitat will stay 7/30/13

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  1. Date: 8/23/2013 4:14:00 PM
    Great write Barbara, I don't even like to think about the future of our beautiful wild creatures, it is so sad, loved your poem....Peter

  1. Date: 8/23/2013 7:33:00 AM
    Hopefully for generations beyond count. Congrats

  1. Date: 8/23/2013 2:09:00 AM
    Congrats on your win. Morgan

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 11:34:00 PM
    Hello again, Barbara. It is great to see you on this winners list today. A great way for me to catch up on poets between my own winners' list this morning and now the nice tiger contest. winners. Congrats to you .

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 8:56:00 PM

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 8:53:00 PM
    good poem Barbara Ty for support congrats on your win Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 8/21/2013 9:16:00 AM
    I pictured your tiger very clearly in my mind's eye, and "the end foretold in yesterday" is a beautiful verse. Destruction of habitats, rainforests and the like is a terrible plight; kudos for shedding some light on an unfortunate subject. Great read for me! :)

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 2:08:00 PM
    I like this one . Good to see a tiger entry. I have one that I need to post soon!!

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 10:59:00 AM
    Many truths in this one...

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 8:01:00 AM
    Tigers are beautiful and so is your poem. Loved it.

  1. Date: 7/30/2013 8:34:00 PM
    well done ! Laura :)

  1. Date: 7/30/2013 7:40:00 PM
    nicely written ...I enjoyed the wishes