i think that i am akin to my cat
because she is afraid of everything

make no sudden movements around me

i am suspicious of people
and will slink through large groups
trying to remain unnoticed
whilst trying to reach my food bowl

i like comfortable nooks
and sleeping in said nooks

i run away from things
like loud noises
and awkward situations

i am silent apart from when i want food
or late night cuddles

i can attack suddenly
without warning

i have become a mysterious
night time creature

fur ball

by Stacey Teague

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