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