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Calico Cat

calico cat on my bed stand,

nightly vigil she keeps as I sleep

to protect me from unseen;

never does she purr or meow–

quietly she watches as she sits;

forever beside my bed I will keep her:

eyes have been replaced with buttons,

fake fur becoming thin in places,

still she remains my protector

This is for Friday Flash 55.  A poem or story of exactly 55 words.  Write one and tell G-Man.  He’ll come to read and comment.  Head over to Mr. Know It All to find more Flash 55s.

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20 thoughts on “Calico Cat

  1. Calico Cat standing vigil…
    Stuffed or real, you sure love your animals Teresa!
    Excellent 55 My Dear.
    Thank You for playing today, and have a Kick Ass Week-End G

  2. nice. cute….fun that the cat has been there so long…we still have my teddy bear from when i was a kid..my youngest has it…he is definitely worn thin in areas…

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