She arched her back,
stretching from a luxurious nap.
Smiling, she recalled her dream
of silken sheets and warm milk.
Abruptly, the hair stood at the base of her neck,
suddenly aware of eyes piercing through her.
A shriek scampered up a tree
and burst into hundreds of streaming sparrows,
as the coyote clamped his teeth over the cat’s soft belly.
*Poor cat for obvious reasons, but woe for the coyote whose home is rapidly shrinking.
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That’s amazing, M! Didn’t expect that at all. I thought it would be a story of a coyote being friends with a badger. This was way cooler! Thank you so much for stopping by and sharing! 😘