The Illustrated Old Possum
T. S. Eliot
The Jellicle Moon. Jellicle Cats are black and white, Jellicle Cats (as I acknowledged) are small; If it occurs to be a stormy evening they'll guidance a caper or within the corridor. If it occurs the solar is shining vibrant you'll say that they had not anything to do in any respect: they're resting and saving themselves to be correct For the Jellicle Moon and the Jellicle Ball. Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer have been a really infamous couple of cats. As knockabout clowns, quick-change.
he's constantly clean and brilliant; at times he has a cup of tea With probably a drop of Scotch whereas he’s protecting at the watch, in simple terms preventing right here and there to seize a flea. You have been quickly asleep at Crewe and so that you by no means knew That he was once strolling up and down the station; You have been dozing all of the whereas he was once busy at Carlisle, the place he greets the stationmaster with elation. yet you observed him at Dumfries, the place he summons the police If there’s something they must learn about: whilst.
You get to Gallowgate there you don't have to attend — For Skimbleshanks can assist you to get out! He delivers a wave of his lengthy brown tail Which says: ‘I’ll see you back! You’ll meet with no fail at the dead night Mail The Cat of the Railway Train.’ The Ad-dressing of Cats You’ve learn of a number of sorts of Cat, And my opinion now's that you have to desire no interpreter to appreciate their personality. you currently have discovered adequate to work out That Cats are very like you and me and people.
A CAT’S A CAT. With Cats, a few say, one rule is correct: Don’t communicate until eventually you're spoken to. Myself, i don't carry with that — I say, you want to ad-dress a Cat. yet continually do not forget that he Resents familiarity. I bow, and commencing my hat, Ad-dress him during this shape: O CAT! but when he's the Cat round the corner, Whom i've got usually met sooner than (He involves see me in my flat) I greet him with an OOPSA CAT! I’ve heard them name him James Buz-James yet we’ve no longer acquired as far as names. prior to.