A Dream of the Wolf

 A whipped dog,
 Head down,
 Eyes, lowered,
 Ears back,
 Haunches drawn
 Dreams the wolf--
 Sharp weapons of tooth and claw,
 Armor of hide and fur,
 Heart of a free, wild warrior.
  
 A dream of the lone wolf,
 Who may find comfort
 Here or there 
 For a season.
 Then moves onward alone
 Before what will come 
 As the whipped dog knows,
 Always, always does. 

5 thoughts on “A Dream of the Wolf

    1. I volunteer at a rescue group myself and have felt like a whipped dog at times. So when I watched one dog just cower in the outside area this week, this peice just came into my mind.

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