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  Weasel
by Patrick A Granfors
Monday, May 17, 2010
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Nilla has a new friend from a local rescue. Eileen named her Kali. I call her “Weasel”


 Pull and tug

On living room rug

Often a friend is all we need

 

She’s small but mighty

Perhaps a bit flighty

And doesn’t cost much to feed

 

She nips your toes

And licks your nose

But no one seems to mind

 

Tho she’s not Pete

She’s awfully sweet

Filling voids that he left behind

 

Now the pack is flush

And there is no rush

To change the ratio of this group

 

Three girls and me

It’s plain to see

The dynamics of this coop

 

 

Copyright 2010 Patrick Granfors

 


 




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Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/22/2010
It's great that you were able to find a replacement pal for your dog. They need someone to pull the other end of the rug.

Ron
Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 5/18/2010
Patrick,

Pets are always so much fun. I have four kittens and they bring so much joy to my life. This is well written and amusing.

Mary
Reviewed by Peter Schlosser (Reader) 5/18/2010
I used to call my old dachshund weasel. Her name was Dobelia! Quiet the character she was.
Reviewed by Eileen Granfors 5/18/2010
Wait a few months and she'll be bigger than a weasel. She learns fast. . .ask Patrick for extra treats . . . she won't say no. Big love in a small package!
Reviewed by pat medlin 5/18/2010
big smiiiiile
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 5/18/2010
Kudos and Well Done, my friend, for taking in another dog in need. And I like the name Weasel! May she bring you all many years of joy.
Reviewed by Liana Margiva 5/18/2010
VERY NICE!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Paul Berube 5/18/2010
Well written, Patrick. Sounds like a fun group, too.
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 5/18/2010
Patrick "dog-love-catcher" Granfors, you gonna get the Lick of the Year by some homeless little puppy!

Georg

Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater 5/17/2010
Awesome and family-friendly poem! The dogs from the rescue shelters are so very often the ones who feed our soul with compassion and forgiveness, Patrick...all species of women should have "two names" and in your household of two writers, Kali has a pen name Weasel...be well you and Eileen.

Love & Kibbles,
Sage
Reviewed by Andy Turner 5/17/2010
Very nicely done, the usages of tetrameter really adds to the upbeat story.
Reviewed by Carin Spirit 5/17/2010
Kali and 2 more are stacking up on you, look out one of them is gonna get you for the name calling
Reviewed by Dayvid Graybill 5/17/2010
Haha...I love it! Pets are so much a part of us!

Peace,
Dayvid
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