ODOP: The Tornado and the Dog (6)


The wild and ungainly charge,
the almost-straight line —

the guile of his foe
that feinted mid-blow from behind.

The tornado pulled him up by his hind legs;
For all his terror, the rest followed,
And no one heard his yips.

Copyright 2010 Jobey George



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  2. Jingle said

    well said.
    love the imagery.

  3. […] the links in order to each part of the poem: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4a Part 4b Part 5 Part 6 Part […]

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