Tiger Eye

I looked into the tiger's eye
and shared the air
that only fools
would dare to breathe.
I heard my heart above the beast
but with the beast
and in the beast.
I looked into the tiger's eye
and saw my empty stare.

by Barry Middleton

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And shared the air that only fools would dare to breathe I love these lines They remind me of a poem I wrote do not be afraid to go to the dark places The last two lines are powerful! ! Good poem thank you Barry