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Game Of Cat And Mouse

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Game Of Cat And Mouse

Oh my goodness! Did you see that???
A mousie riding on the back of a cat

Guess these guys have kissed and made up
Heard mousey yell “Hey! Giddy-up!”

Great to see them getting on so well
Mousey's relieved, as you can tell

Wearing a big grin from ear to ear
Felix is enjoying it too, it appears

Remember this lesson from one time rivals
Don't need no conflicts for survival

It's a whole lot better to laugh and have fun
Than face extinction at the point of a gun

So what did you learn from this sweet wee tale?
Enjoy yourself and drink lots of ale

You'll see little mousies and cats at play
Instead of killings on TV each day!

© Jack Ellison 2012

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  1. Date: 12/11/2012 8:50:00 AM

    Too funny Jack. Used to love Tom and Jerry as a kid.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/12/2012 5:48:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Absolutely... mine too! Just as a heads up, my visits here on the Soup will be less frequent for a while. 'Tis the season...
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 12:47:00 PM

    Hi Jack excellent words funny but with a lesson for us all, enjoy the holidays and happy new year to you, all the best Owen

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/10/2012 1:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    And I hope you have warm and happy holiday season too, my good friend! Cheers, Jack
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 11:19:00 AM

    Loved it! LOL... My Dad and I play cat and mouse... He just doesn't realize I'm at the controls on top. Giddy up! Candid Camera was a great show...Do you remember 'The Life of Riley'. I thought of it yesterday, while talking about 'The Andy Griffith Show' and Ron Howards career with Papa.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/10/2012 1:54:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Bring back those simpler times... at least they seemed simpler! Those were great shows... hardly watch TV any more! Love to you and tell your Dad I pulling for him!
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 10:56:00 AM

    You are right ..... funny and nicely poem Jack ... as always. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/10/2012 11:05:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You are sweet Anne-Lise... thanks a bunch! Big hugs, Jack xox
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 7:11:00 AM

    True indeed!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/10/2012 10:10:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks for dropping by my friend... cheers, Jack
  1. Date: 12/10/2012 6:13:00 AM

    Lol, yes. I agree. Just more fun that way. You get more out of it. Enjoyed it, Jack. Have a cat and mouse day :) Hope you catch that cat!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 12/10/2012 6:17:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    LOL That's the kind of reaction I was hoping for! Have a cat and mouse day... love it! Hugs, Jack xoxc