A Charge for Execution


Wordle 342

Mar draft on stormy sand, and the charge
With silence will fry the star
Wired in manner sufficiently large
For death-gift, though guilt is far.

The only way I can think of this week to write a verse using the given words, and very few extra, is to offer a

Background Story:

Lies mar the draft of the evidence, and a defence witness chooses silence. The movie star accused, though innocent, goes to the electric chair.

One can also let the imagination ramble to visualise other scenarios from this rhyme if so inclined.

© March 2018 Colonialist

About colonialist

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. Recently Indie Publishing has been added to this list.
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12 Responses to A Charge for Execution

  1. toutparmoi says:

    Intriguing. Somewhat reminiscent of an Anglo-Saxon riddle.


  2. Did not understand a bit of this little lot 😦

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  3. Love this, Col! ‘Death-gift though guilt is far.’

    Liked by 1 person

  4. That was very well done.

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