Wednesday

"T" is for . . . Tails and Tattletales

Posted for a variety of prompts:

ABC Wednesday (“T is for . . . “)

Camera Critters (photo/s)

Easy Street Prompts (“just shoot the breeze”)

Three Word Wednesday (“balance,” “dictate” and “wander”)

Totally Optional Prompts (unsavory poems)

Wordless Wednesday – Everyday (photo/s)



“T” is for . . . Tails and Tattletales


Photos c2008 by Nickers and Ink


El Santo (The Saint) –

Saddled with Responsibility


The guardian I trust the most,

Beatified from coast to coast,

May poke his nose in everything,

While babysitting in the ring.


He has been known to tell a tale,

To shoot the breeze and bring the mail.

If children wander out of bounds,

He’ll holler his unearthly sounds.


To dictate discipline, he’ll call.

To balance battles, save a fall,

This tattletale is right on course,

Because he is a saintly horse.



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6 comments:

  1. What a nice way to honor a tattletale! I can hear those "unearthly sounds."

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  2. TERRIFIC photos and poem on ABC Wednesday.

    Bear((( )))

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  3. Sometimes tattletales are useful - this one is more ways than one.

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  4. Nice post - this horse is like a shepherd.

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  5. What a nice tribute to this tattletale. I'm sure he's telling everyone about it now. Nice job. Enjoyed reading this very much. Have a nice day.

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