By Brian J. Mueller


 

with dog kisses

I protest
when she grabs my foot
and begins rubbing it
with that same hand
the dog was licking.

Hey!
she shoots back.
Do you want me to stop?
The dog shows love by licking.
I’m just passing the love
on to you.

Dog is God spelled backwards.
~ Anonymous


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