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Walking the black cat

poems

by Charles Simic

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Published by Harcourt Brace & Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

144,709

StatementCharles Simic.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 83 p. ;
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23262571M
ISBN 100151002193, 015600481X
LC Control Number96017064

  The Black Cat Book Hardcover – by Walter Copeland (Author), Charles Robinson (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 6 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, Reviews: 6. Walking the black cat: poems Item Preview remove-circle Flies from a slaughterhouse leave bloody tracks across the pages of a book. Jesus panhandles in a weed-infested Eden Dark Corner -- Mirrors at 4 A.M. -- Relaxing in a Madhouse -- Roach Motel -- Emily's Theme -- Cameo Appearance -- The Friends of Heraclitus -- An Address with.

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While walking into the basement with his wife, the new cat nearly trips the man; the man swung out at the cat with the axe, and when his wife tried to stop him, he killed her with the axe and hid. Pluto is the black cat that joins the goldfish, rabbit, dog, birds, and monkey in the menagerie of pets that the narrator and his wife invite into their home. The close bond between cat and owner (i.e. the narrator) even manages to initially shield the cat from the abusive effects of the owner—effects that were already affecting the man's.


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