tigers (day 144)

show me your tiger teeth
sandpaper tongue
hungering for more than you deserve.
red raw, crimson red…

though i may snarl,
ready to fight,
gaze at me strong, unwavering
and i’ll slick down my fur,
retract my pearly claws
and stretch out beside you

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