washing up

calico-cat-washing-paw

The calico queen looks up at me thru lidded eyes

as she washes her paw.

Pushing my hair out of my eyes,

suddenly i feel very ill kempt.

Some ancient relative’s voice rings in my ear,

“Cleanliness is next to Godliness”

clearly the cat knows that.

About eteal

Reverend Teal is a minister, chaplain, artist and storyteller. She specializes in the human-animal bond and all its healing aspects.
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