1. A domestic cat with a striped or brindled coat.
2. A domestic cat, especially a female one.
3. A spinster.
4. A spiteful or gossipy woman.
5. A fabric of plain weave.
6. A watered silk fabric.
7. A building material made of lime, oyster shells, and gravel.
A tabby but not a tabby
Yet a tabby (such a tabby too!)
But not a tabby, nor a tabby.
If pushed by neccessity,
She might use a tabby
(but a tabby she is not)
haiku 8th November 2017
1 week ago