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TABBY

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TABBY

TABBY

only on her terms
you can sense it in her eyes’
remote, half-wild flash
for when you stroke her she jumps
a sweet woods musing disturbed

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  1. Date: 9/3/2013 10:44:00 AM
    meow meow... Is this that cat named Tiger.. just wondering.. or do you just love cats, My sweet friend Daver... another great tanka, Linda

  1. Date: 8/10/2013 2:29:00 PM
    Love this write, Daver! A wonderful rendering of this Tabby, I'm especially enjoying the last line, "sweet woods musing disturbed". :) That's certainly an accurate interpretation to it's reaction to being stroked. Love, Mikki

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 5:40:00 PM
    For sure! They own us I think.....enjoyed...

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 10:54:00 AM
    Cats are simply their own people LOL, I love cats! Light & Love

  1. Date: 8/7/2013 4:33:00 PM
    awww, I can picture this one so well, Daver

  1. Date: 8/6/2013 10:48:00 AM
    They definitely want what they want on their terms..Enjoyed reading your Tabby story..Thanks for the visit to my work..Sara

  1. Date: 8/5/2013 2:57:00 PM
    ahhh, this is so sweet. I am always up for a good cat read!!