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STALE SLICE OF PIZZA

It’s raining outside and I feel content to just sit on the porch and watch a squirrel snag a slice of pizza from a trash can The weight is too great and it falls in but this is one determined squirrel A Moliére tale about a piece of string intersects my thought but that’s arbitrary after a few tumbles and false starts; the squirrel gets the pizza out of the trash can. It did seem like a lot of work for a stale slice of pizza but who am I to judge?

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 10/25/2020 5:15:00 PM
What is just a stale slice of pizza can mean the world to somebody else.I admire that little squirrel for being brave and determined And for sleeping witha full stomach ??.Love your poetry.
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Date: 12/17/2019 10:08:00 AM
That squirrel shows how if we as humans show determination regardless of how others may view our desires- we can succeed. Love the ending.
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Date: 12/16/2019 7:43:00 PM
Totally delightful. Your ending is perfect, George.
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Date: 12/5/2019 10:30:00 PM
They are all determined squirrels. I am glad someone else knows about them...
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George Schaefer
Date: 12/18/2019 10:07:00 AM
thank you, the squirrels and the wild hare running around my old yard always inspire me.