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Precursor
by Rusty Daily

Tuesday, December 04, 2007
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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Precursor

Sandwiched in between
a shower and shave
and the seven come eleven
drive to work, I walk the dog.

A certain swallow of pride
is necessary to tow a ball
of ribboned fluff on
a purple leash
bouncing about like
steroidal Chia Pet.

Abandoning propriety
the little bitch squats
for one and two
then Ďexpectantlyí waits
as I bag her exertions.

Itís a Precursor to the day.

My cat at the shop
smells dog during
the welcoming leg rub,
goes to the litter box,
tidies up then
dares me to pet her.

Itís a Precursor to the day.

Fortunately,
Iím not at the bottom
of the proverbial hill. 

 
 

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Reviewed by Lois Christensen 6/7/2008
Well taken care of pets, I must say. They need love and care. My cat cries whenver I am gone too long and leave her alone. She lets me know she missed me. I love this write, of course, I am an animal lover.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 12/5/2007
Pets are adorable... but takes alot of effort to take care off!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 12/5/2007
To walk a dog around here, you have to shovel snow first, several inches last night...so good to read your words with smiles...

Carole~
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 12/5/2007
and i am on my way out to clean the barn! enjoyed this
Reviewed by Lynn Barry 12/5/2007
My hubby nags at me to have a pet again and this is why I say no thanks. Good to see you posting again. I enjoy your work. HUGS
Reviewed by Kimmy Van Kooten 12/4/2007
Where in the world have ya been then? LOL!

This is great! Rusty's done made a comeback!
Hello my dear friend...sounds like my Precursor's around here, dog...but he's so huge he walks ME! ...and the cat who has decided she changed her mind, now, she wants the kitty litter box back...and the bunny, and the fish, and the kids...I know I'm on top of the hill, they keep coming back to be fed! :)
Missed ya!
Love and Peace~
Kimmy~
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 12/4/2007
I guess that's why I don't have a pet. Thanks, Rusty. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/4/2007
You haven't lost your edge, Rusty. Just as funny as ever! Welcome back! I've missed you!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your Tx. friend, Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by R Beeman 12/4/2007
what a way to start a day. lol. story of many a life i must say.

randy
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/4/2007
RUSTY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Welcome home, have you been missed!!!!

Haven't lost your edge--this sounds like a wonderful day. NOT. Too funny...and well written.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.



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