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Ode to a Cat

Updated on September 25, 2012
Moo sleeping with Belle
Moo sleeping with Belle

Once there was a cat,

white, black and fat.

Came to my door

and stayed much too long.

Wasn't overly affectionate,

but liked to hang around,

made his presence known,

always with a loud M E O W.

Listened to my stories,

and knew my heart and soul,

funny how a furry thing

like a cat

can make you feel better.

He was tough, this is true,

you might say

stood his ground and never backed away.

CONSTRUCTION CAT!!!!

Liked to sleep upon the rock wall.

PROTECTOR OF...

KING OF .... his home.

Now you are gone...

and it's just not the same.

Oh...

HOW I THINK OF HIM....MY FURRY LITTLE FRIEND!

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      Kathy 6 years ago from The beautiful Napa Valley, California

      jujubees, thank you and thank you to JSMathew who does such a great service to hubbers by sharing hubs by others with everyone....Bravo to both of you. Jujubees, I totally understand the loss of a feline friend..very tough...you said so much in so few words...an entire relatinship encapsulated in this sweet ode. UP Awesome and Beautiful!!! Thank you!

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      JS Matthew 6 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

      What a beautiful ode to your cat! I appreciate you commenting on my cat Hub. I can feel your pain at the loss of your friend. My heart goes out to you!

      JSMatthew~

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