W is for Whooperups

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Whooperups: Minstrel: Poet and singer, also called a jongleur, who lived and travelled on the largess of the aristocracy. / Bard, mendicant, beggar.

Woebegone — (adj) sad or miserable in appearance, see Tabescent: Wasting away, or becoming emaciated.

 

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Bard (Source: https://www.periodpaper.com/products/1894-print-serenade-singer-musician-lute-medieval-music-original-067595-snd1-068)

 

Unskilled whooperups,

my guild, to endlessly roam

as I sing your praise.

 

Every dazzling place

no more than waste to my eyes,

in your long absence.

 

I´m wasting away,

lonely, faithfully hoping

one day, you´ll come back.

 

I hope you are enjoying these little pieces of poetry that I´m doing this month.

If you missed the former posts, you can find them here:

  1. A is for Absinthe
  2. B is for Benjo
  3. C is for Carriwitchet
  4. D is for Dashed hopes
  5. E is for Evening Wheezes / Envy
  6. F is for Fawney-rig
  7. G is for Gigglemug
  8. H is for Hookem-Snivey
  9. I is for Immortality
  10. J is for Julking
  11. K is for Kairos
  12. L is for Leptosomatic
  13. M is for Memento Mori
  14. N is for Niminy-Piminy
  15. O is for Oath of Fealty
  16. P is for Podsnappery
  17. Q is for Quarry
  18. R is for Bit o´Raspberry
  19. S is for Synchonicity
  20. T is for Turmoil
  21. U is for Ubiety
  22. V is for Vagarious

Here you can go to the Linky to the #BlogchatterA2Z post for the letter W

I´d love to hear from you. if you have any comment, or want to know more about this story, you can post a comment. Also, if you are doing the #AtoZChallenge, please drop here your link, I´d be happy to visit your blog posts. 😀

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