slender, coltish,
playful red and white
like little collies
a pair in the woods
on the island
have mated
and now
there are five

One of our cats
is older, wilier
but the other
is a trusting
friendly paw-shaker
who may discover
just how unsporting
cute friendly
wild foxes
can be.


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Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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