Watery eyes full of feline promise,
Sharp little teeth that bear no malice.
Rough & tumble, hide & seek,
To the heart, kittens often speak.
Spheres of fluff with wispy fur,
Tiny paws with a silky purr.
Nuzzling close, then darting away,
Nothing like kittens to brighten a day.
© The Secret Poetess, March 2017