Treasure Island

Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

Poems of Adeline Foster

61. ~RAIN 7/7/2008
62. ~Reparations * 8/10/2013
63. ~SATURDAY MORNING MOOD 6/3/2009
64. ~Sometimes in Supplication 8/7/2007
65. ~SPRING 5/7/2008
66. ~SUFFICIENCY 4/11/2011
67. ~SUNLIGHT’S WORLD 11/4/2008
68. ~Sympathetic Pain 2/17/2012
69. ~Tears* 4/6/2009
70. ~The Cat Stretches Out His Length 9/20/2009
71. ~The Last Rung On Your Ladder 12/14/2007
72. ~The Protagonist 6/21/2008
73. ~To Glenda 3/27/2012
74. ~To Maurice 4/1/2012
75. ~To See 8/6/2007
76. ~Where The Polar Winds Blow 3/1/2010
77. ~WIDE OPEN SPACES 5/19/2010
78. A POEM IS A LOVELY ROOM 5/7/2012
79. A Sudden Boom 1/25/2014
80. Abort Not 6/28/2013

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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