Only A Tiger (Nursery Rhyme #48)

Only a Tiger will approach a Tiger,

Lions never do

 

To give him pause and make him think,

“What will this Tiger do”

 

All other beasts he rests cocksure,

a meal they will become

 

But faced with one of his own kind

—to stay or then to run

 

(Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2020)

‘For Kiley, Hunter, Braden & Parker’

 

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