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(Poetry Diary 276 – 7/17/17 )See video below for an idea of what my girl cat has been doing to me lately, and why in frustration I have looked up

Ode on the Death of a Favourite Cat Drowned in a Tub of Goldfishes

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Thomas Gray
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’Twas on a lofty vase’s side,
Where China’s gayest art had dyed
The azure flowers that blow;
Demurest of the tabby kind,
The pensive Selima, reclined,
Gazed on the lake below.
Read rest of poem. Sigh. The illustrations of it above are by William Blake. 

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