Triple Security

For the photo theme Security I immediately thought our our Africanis, Annie —

As a stray we took her in;
Security we gave;
Now with all the crime and sin,
Who is it who will save?

She gives us security:
The crooks all keep away,
For, you surely must agree,
Her teeth aren’t there for play!

For more she will us thank; it
Is seen beneath the bowl:
Her security blanket,
Beloved by that soul!

© April 2017 Colonialist

About colonialist

Active septic geranium who plays with words writing fantasy novels and professionally editing, with notes writing classical music, and with riding a mountain bike, horses and dinghies. Recently Indie Publishing has been added to this list.
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8 Responses to Triple Security

  1. What a lovely dog,


  2. Die een sorg vir die ander en andersom.

    Dis ‘n moeilike onderwerp en ek dink nog


  3. Pingback: Security: Penzance | What's (in) the picture?

  4. Scottie says:

    Grand. karma. You did something good for her, and now she can help you. I love it. Hugs


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