Treasure Island

Marilyn Lott

(5-28-42 / Washington state USA)

A Cat Named Frank


He is a beautiful kitty cat
Frank is his name
And around the barnyard
He has risen to fame

Not only does he have
A coat so warm and soft
He’s quite the little mouser
Even up in the tall hay loft

He has a certain way
About him, it’s a fact
His personality, my friend
Changes how you react

You fall in love so quickly
When Frank comes into the room
For he takes a lot of time
Out of his busy day to groom

He keeps your heart on a string
And this you can take to the bank
When you become a victim of
A charming cat named Frank!

Submitted: Tuesday, March 04, 2008
Edited: Friday, July 15, 2011

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  • Ken E Hall (9/23/2009 5:53:00 AM)

    Frank is a winner of a cat, love him, he is lucky he has you
    Famliy pets are indeed part of the family you can feel it
    in your words..great name for a cat! ++++++++++10
    regards (Report) Reply

  • Patti Masterman (9/18/2009 1:06:00 PM)

    What a sweet poem, and what a charming name for a cat. (wow; I think there are lots of cat lovers here at poemhunter...smile) (Report) Reply

  • Marie Shine (5/9/2009 5:08:00 AM)

    What an absolutely beautiful and charming poem about 'Frank'.
    Well written with gorgeous imagery which etches itself in the reader's mind, to be recalled at a later date.
    Thank you for sharing 'Frank' with me Marilyn. I LOVE this very sweet and engaging poem.
    A well deserved 10 recorded by me. M/X Frank/xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Report) Reply

  • Sandra Fowler (4/10/2009 3:51:00 AM)

    Absolutely delightful. Frank sounds like a charming gentleman cat.
    Ten for him and ten for you.

    Love,

    SandraX (Report) Reply

  • Sylvia Feeley (3/27/2009 8:22:00 AM)

    My charming cat is Morris and there is nothing like the love he gives. No questions asked, he just loves me. (smile) (Report) Reply

  • Myrtle Thomas (3/3/2009 4:06:00 PM)

    Marilyn This is so whimsical and cute I think I might know Frank. A 10 for you. Myrtle Thomas (Report) Reply

  • Christine Kerr (2/26/2009 9:56:00 AM)

    It's very easy to see with Frank that he takes his responsibilities very seriously and is very proud in what he is able to bring to the table. Good write, well enjoyed. (Report) Reply

  • Thad Wilk (1/19/2009 10:39:00 PM)

    A lovely cat Frank seems to be, he is a part of the family and you have described him - puuurr -fectly! !
    Great read Marilyn! ! *10*! !
    Friend Thad (Report) Reply

  • Sylvia Feeley (11/13/2008 3:33:00 PM)

    Very good. I have a Morris and love him more than anything. He has me wrapped around his little paw. (smile) . (Report) Reply

  • Michael Gale (11/11/2008 2:55:00 PM)

    A great cute poem. Loved it. Gave it a tenner. God bless all poets and readers alike-MJG. (Report) Reply

  • Bonnie Collins (11/3/2008 7:11:00 PM)

    This is very cute, and you have to be a cat lover to understand the world inwhich they alow us to enter..... Very good, and 10 to FRANK....

    Bonnie (Report) Reply

  • Jeremy Nel (10/26/2008 9:49:00 AM)

    Hi Marilyn,

    Lovely piece - cats come with inbuilt arrogance but you just have to love them for it.

    Read a few of your others as well - lovely fun reads and well structured. Really enjoyed the Ducks & Buffalo too!

    Regards

    Jeremy (Report) Reply

  • Nia Riz (9/28/2008 10:49:00 AM)

    oh.! ! i soo love cats... beautiful and soft and cuddly and what not? ! (Report) Reply

  • Allan Macli Borges (9/19/2008 9:58:00 PM)

    one of the hardest lost of my life was the death of my little cat that i loved so deeply. you made me remeber the best moments of our house..... (Report) Reply

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