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A cat on a wire by Raymond A. Foss
A short chain-link fence ran along the sidewalk in front of the old New Englander the short front yard just over elbow high a cluster of birds landed and flew from the wire, the bar to the flowerbed beyond the fence in the left corner of the side yard a tabby cat, too young for sense standing opposite the other end of the fence eyed the birds, a quick snack raised and lowering his head poised to pounce, to jump to the top of the fence walk like on a tightrope walker a gymnast on the beam to get his prey