Resigned

Within the rosewood alcove,
I could sit and sing
Among a spray of roses,
Stilled in summer’s crimes

Beyond the door and on this porch,
I shall dwell on tragedy
Parodies shake in their rotten core
Cooked with a spice, salt, and thyme

*Cat No. 12 of the 500 Cats Project

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