In Memory Of

Elijah

May, 2006


Magician

Then my best friend
on all the Earth
sits upon my lap
not to be comforted
but to soothe

Wizard of the heart,
my cat,
when the world fails
or the day weighs,
with a wave of the tail
or soulful glance
makes the Universe
shine once more.

~Arlene Gay Levine


Juli, Florida