A somewhat time-worn statue of St.Francis of Assissi is Willow's intriguing picture-prompt for writers this week.
The Patron Saint of Animals?
You must be joking, Mate!
Four footed, finned or feathered,
implacable I hate.
Do I look well-intentioned -
grim mouth and stony stare?
The trusting woodland creatures
had better all beware.
I lure the little birdies
with crumbs of mouldy bread.
Then I bake them. That is why I keep
a pie-crust on my head.
Less irreverent entries are linked HERE