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National Poetry Day Message Poem by Harvey Roberts

Apology to a Lion . Sorry lion, your incredible head is at the end of my bed. . Sorry lion, all your little cubs were shot dead by mugs. . Sorry lion, your magnificent coat is carpet in a boat. . Sorry lion, your wonderful wife was killed by a knife. . Sorry lion, your …

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L is for Lion

. Mountain Lion . Not the thing but a way of saying it how a cat moves . like oil smoothed . golden treacle stretching down the tin . small, fastidious waves lapping . the first dark splashes of rain on pebbles . the slow wind of water from a tap . light flickering through …

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