The name you bestow
When you murmur, will always
Be my favorite.
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According to Dr. Beard, two of the most beautiful words in the English language are chatoyant (like a cat’s eye) and ailurophile (a cat lover). T.S. Eliot, in his wonderful Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, used another of Dr. Beard’s favorite words, ineffable, to describe the secret name of a cat.
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I took the part about nickmames and the “name that only the cat knows” and this is what came out.
I love all the nickmame, the monikers that mean so much more beause of who bestowed them, that I have been given by the people who love me.
Taking part with “My Lou” of LouCeel for his Haiku Friday too.