Has grown quite tall.
Folks say she don't like
To stay home at all.
Has grown quite stout.
Folks say it's not just
Stomach sticking out.
Has grown quite wise-
A tiger, a lion, and an owl
In her Eyes.
Says she don't care!
What she means is:
- "Folks say she don't like to stay home at all." Guess what he might mean.
- "Stout." He doesn't mean fat. What might he mean?
What kind of "wise" does he mean?
What qualities do we usually associate with lions, tigers
and owls? What is he trying to say about Julie?
What is the message of this poem? (In other words, what does