Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

Poems of Adeline Foster

41. ~CRITICS 4/25/2010
42. ~Errors In Gibeah* 1/10/2014
43. ~Expiation 8/28/2007
44. ~Faces Of Death 9/18/2012
45. ~Forgotten Old Cabin 9/30/2013
46. ~Frustrated Plans 3/22/2012
47. ~HOME IS 12/10/2008
48. ~If There Be No God 11/30/2008
49. ~IMPRESSIONS 12/30/2011
50. ~In Answer To Her Letter* 10/27/2011
51. ~Kind Words 8/6/2007
52. ~Love's Diamond 11/22/2008
53. ~LOVES'S DIRGE 12/11/2013
54. ~Many a Mother is Forgotten Today 10/17/2008
55. ~Mother Dear, Oh Mother Dear 5/19/2012
56. ~NIGHT CREEPS 9/4/2008
57. ~No Man is an Island 1/4/2014
58. ~ODE TO THE WORLD 10/19/2010
59. ~PLAIN TALK 7/16/2008
60. ~RAIN 7/7/2008

The Cat is Free

The cat is free;
No tether he
Will wear in circumspect.

Ah but the eyes
And jealous cries
We hold in dire respect.

Disdains the call,
A prison wall
Will never him attract.

Yet he betrays
His freedom's ways
For one kind word and pat.

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