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Wednesday, 30 April 2008

TOP - "Like a Cowbird"

COOL CAT!
The cat sat on the mat
nobody told her to
she just sat there
'cos that's what cats do.
Nobody showed her
how to dig a hole
or how to catch a mouse.
She just knew what to do.
We speak to her in
English and Swahili
and she answers
with a miaow.
How clever's that?
She's a cool cat!
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14 comments:

  1. But if you were brought up by cats, you'd just copy them - you'd be the copycat

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  2. Hi Stan, if you/I was/were brought up by a cat we would probably act like a cat.
    But my theory is that cats have an inbuilt sense 'catsense' if you like.
    They simply know how to be a cat - a sort of genetic memory, perhaps.

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  3. This almost sounds like Dr. Seuss. I like it!

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  4. Thanks Linda, you're too kind..

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  5. Very entertaining poem and you're right about cats I think.

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  6. Thanks Crafty Green, cats always amaze me..

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  7. A lively upbeat tone in honor of felines. I like how the cat answers back to English or Swahili.

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  8. MB, you know cats make me smile too..

    Christine, it's funny how cats seem to understand all languages but always speak their own.

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  9. hehe...the cat sounds like someone I know...
    sorry haven't been around for awhile, been superbusy, hopefully I'll get back here sooner than later!

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  10. Hi, Just Jen, I'm on my nway over to your blog right now!

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  11. Miaow Miaow Miaow...oops sorry Sweettalkingguy I was talking in cat language, another poem that bought a smile to my face.......
    I am now grinning like....wait for it........a cheshire cat (LOL)purrrrrrr ;-)

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  12. Both of my kitties say "Meeeeooow...that's one cool cat on the mat!"


    www.mypoeticpath.wordpress.com

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  13. Hi Stacey, just for the record, my cat really is a Cheshire cat..

    Hi Geraldine, Kittens are so cute! Yeah, it's true about cats and mats they just love sitting on something, even a newspaper..

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