Potential Friends

Posted for a variety of prompts:

Catchwords (quote – below)

Easy Street Prompts (“by degrees”)

One Single Impression (“farewells”)

Simply Snickers (“learn,” “linger” and “look”)

Slice of Life Sunday (“writer’s choice”)

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Camera Critters (photo/s)

Scenic Sunday (photo/s)

Show and Tell Saturdays (photo/s)

Straight Out of the Camera (SOOC Sunday)

Wordless Wednesday (any day – photo/s)

Potential Friends

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.”

e e cummings

Photo c2009 by Nickers and Ink. All rights reserved.

A Lingering Look -

Some Limericked Lines on Friendly Canines

Farewells may be taken too fast;

One sniff and we shudder, aghast.

Perhaps by degrees

We’ll share more than fleas,

And foster a friendship to last.

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  1. I have known many a relationship to stop at the flea mark. I enjoyed this!

  2. that's what I"ve been doing with Sprite on her daily walks! acquaint her w dogs around the neighbourhood and people too!

  3. This is really cute Linda. Thanks for reading my post and thanks for the links to other prompts. I will have to check these out sometime.

    Take care

  4. Interesting post! Love to see dog befriend with cat..

  5. Very good limerick. Now if human being could be more like these two!

  6. Awww...aren't they cute:) and i like the poem too.

  7. When I took my dog on her walk..she immediately moves faster than me to greet the neighbor dogs (who aren't constrained)..I watched there antics this morning- Nice one-

  8. Friends come in all shapes and sizes ;)

    Cute photo. Great poem.

  9. Innovative..Loosen your leash and share the fleas.