Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Cats On Tuesday: A visit to the Vet

                                                   You never know what this is all about
Packed inside a cage, you are
Where your purring, growling cannot change a thing

Tearing into the cage only bring scolding
You are captured for life
That is the feeling

The noise, the commotion,
the confusion as you were carried
only gets you more frightened
But it brings little sympathy!

Then you arrived
a place where your destiny is decided
Where he's waiting with a forced smile

You never can tell what awaits you
Even with the fixed, forced smile
You know it's a facade

Until the momment arrived
You are torn, dissected, dived into
With the "everything is fine" assurance!

Then you saw the green stars
The yellow moon and red sky
As you passed out!

That is a visit to the VET 
For the PET
Called the Feminist CAT!
- Gov. Garfield

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Afrobabe said...


Afrobabe said...

The puddy cat looks cute...(will never admit I said that in public though)

Andrée said...

What a beautiful kitty!! And how true your poem is. Poor kitties!

Adaeze said...

how sweet to write a poem about this :-D Poor kitties and scared pets!

LG said...

lollllllllllll Gov' wey no dey wear pant :)

bArOquE said...

did Molly ever come back?

StandTall-The Activist said...

Thank you all!

Baroque: old news. I blogged about it. I got hr back after 1 month of her naughtiness!
She is home and happy. Thanks

Gattina said...

so true !! say Arthur, Rosie, Lisa, Pookie and Kim !
they "sing" the whole way long and I am near a nervous breakdown when I come back !

Geebee said...

Generally, animals seem to hate vets. My dog once bit a vet when I took her for an injection. Men, it wasn’t funny. Hope your cats are cooperative though. Nice poetry.

Tink said...

Did you write that? What a nice poem. The picture is cute!

Severus Snape said...

Nice kitten there.
Nice poem, even though I did not fully understand it.

catsynth said...

Nice poem. Luna really hates going to the vet, too. I think it's more the car ride and the carrier than the actual vet visit.

katztales said...

We're having our annual injections today so the cage cat poem is just in time :-)

poeticallytinted said...

Your cats are now writing poetry!!!! Hmmm. lol lol
Loved the poem though. Okay you are quite a poet. I said that the last time you wrote a poem right?

Rita said...

who is hurt....

Lovely poem...poor kitty didnt know what was coming

Robyn said...

should i say it again cats freak me out.

StandTall-The Activist said...

Hi every one, Gov. Garfield heart you all. She had being to the vet's more than the rest of them hence the peom inspiration.

She is a poet (lol)

Severus Snape: We, she is lamenting the visit to her vet. Hope it's clear now. How do you derive you blog name pls?

Robyn: sorry about you and the cat freak. They are awesome if you really get to know them

Poetically tinted: where is my cats litter?

Buttercup said...

lol..poor them..so thats what they go through..aww

Ydiana said...

Ha ha! My cats can relate to that, I'm sure..

StandTall-The Activist said...

I think is all just the fear of going to the clinic. Lol

Grahamn Kracker said...

I will read this later. I am so tired. Spent the last four days at the grandest Eskimo dance celebration in the world, the one they call Kivgiq. Each day started at 10: AM and went will past midnight - the final day until nearly 5:00 AM and my brain is just not working now.

I like the picture, though.

I will read the poem when my head clears up.

Same for interview Thursday.

Your friend from the Far North.

My Passion, my focus, the change that I want to see in the world - is my propellent factor.

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