Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

Poems of Adeline Foster

81. Bloom Of Youth 9/1/2007
82. Boomerang 1/14/2014
83. BRIER FEVER 9/7/2012
84. Camping 7/23/2013
85. Clowns 10/6/2008
86. DESPAIR 2/1/2014
87. Enfant Gaté* 12/6/2012
88. Eternal Grief 9/3/2009
89. Everybody Has Had Somebody 10/25/2009
90. Flies Flies Flies* 7/23/2013
91. His Purposes Move On 7/8/2010
92. Hospital Visitors 2/24/2014
93. How Long is Forever 9/25/2013
94. I Cannot Return 8/20/2008
95. I HAVE DELIGHTED 6/9/2012
96. I Saw O’er-Mist 9/10/2007
97. I Worry Too 9/27/2011
98. IDLE FOLLY 10/30/2009
99. IN SEASON 10/26/2011
100. LEGACY 5/19/2010

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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