General Poetry posted February 2, 2020

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Hawk in Waiting

by CrystieCookie999

Dejected yet resigned, I stand caged, curtailed from flight,
Exactly and pertly aloof,
Friend to none, not even other hawks,
Glaring with golden gleam in eyes,
Hunting for that last memory of mouse.

ABC Poetry Contest contest entry



curtailed=restricted from customary activities
Thank you to eileen0204 for a detailed photo of a hawk in captivity.
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