Empty Revenge



 

Wordle 290

Beasts relish boons they expect revenge may give,

A wish brims to splinter and bruise;

Blanks always flash where  a story of mercy might live,

But,  peeling delusion,  they lose.

© March 2017 Colonialist
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Active septic geranium who plays with words writing fantasy novels and professionally editing, with notes writing classical music, and with riding a mountain bike, horses and dinghies.
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7 Responses to Empty Revenge

  1. kaykuala h says:

    Short and sweet but still it is a complete story. Amazing!

    Hank

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  2. colonialist says:

    Or not, depending on how one reads it! 🙂

    Like

  3. What is there to say but : alas!

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