Small and downy soft,
Glassy, unblinking black eyes,
Lengthy tail of green,
Scampering around,
Pink tongue jutting from white teeth,
Hunting for insects,

Basking in the light,
or jumping from branch to branch,
Cooling in the shade,

My little anoles
always make my day brighter
and my life richer.


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