Tuesday, June 22, 2010

167. Fishie

A twitch, a grin,
and lightning quick
I snatched it from its bowl.
Stuffed my mouth
and held my breath,
felt it flop across my tongue.
Thought about it swimming
round my belly while I slept -
Changed my mind,
and just like that
I spit it out again.

1 comment:

Nicole MacDonald said...

reflections of a playful cat? Adore it :)