The Animal Coffee Shop Blog Archive on July 8, 2009, 8:00

by Pony Princess, age 15

The old mare passes the shop,
An inviting fragrance beckons.
She decides it’s worth a stop,
Her slow walk quickens.

Up front, Pig is ordering,
Three teen cats giggle at a table,
A turtle sits reading,
The Hare and Tortoise fable.

“That’s only a quarter?”
“Do you have corn coffee?”
Pig continues his order,
“I’d like two — no, three!”

The mare smiles,
Since it’s Pig,
This could take awhile,
His appetite is