A cat may look at a king.
The velvet of her paws, Her coat that with the tortoise vies, Her ears of jet and emerald eyes, She saw; and purred applause.thomas gray
And they brought an Owl, and a useful Cart, And a pound of Rice, and a Cranberry Tart, And a hive of silvery Bees. And they brought a Pig, and some green Jack-daws, And a lovely Monkey with lollipop paws, and forty Bottles of Ring-Bo-Ree, And no end of Stilton Cheese.Edward Lear
So with 'is 'ead down in a corner,On 'is front paws 'e started to walk,And 'e coughed and 'e sneezed and 'e gargled,Till Albert shot out like a cork.Old Wallace felt better direc'ly,And 'is figure once more became lean,But the only difference with AlbertWas 'is face and 'is 'ands were quite clean.marriott edgar
People often become scholars for the same reason they become soldiers: simply because they are unfit for any other station. Their right hand has to earn them a livelihood; one might say they lie down like bears in winter and seek sustenance from their paws.Georg Christoph Lichtenberg