Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

Poems of Adeline Foster

121. Storm Song 8/6/2013
122. SYNERGY* 6/26/2009
123. The Captain's Secret 2/5/2014
124. The Cat is Free 8/8/2007
125. The Note 5/14/2013
126. THOUGHTS* 11/22/2008
127. Time Heals 10/1/2008
128. To Be Completely Known and All Forgiven 12/31/2012
129. To Landor 2/7/2014
130. Trees 1/16/2008
131. Unborn 9/20/2012
132. WHEN LOVE DIES 11/10/2008
133. WHO AM I 9/21/2008
134. WOMAN'S LOT 7/13/2009

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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