The phrase "stone cat's nap" was first used by Beat poet Bob Kaufman (1925-86) in his elegy "Afterwards, They Shall Dance."


Relentless march
of the heel-clicking clock
one second two seconds three
seconds closer to the un-
ending stone cat's nap

Poetry by Thomas DeFreitas The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2019-03-25 at 07:59

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