N is for Niminy-Piminy

Niminy-Piminy: overtly or excessively prim. affected delicacy; mincingness.   Victorian Hospital (source: https://www.periodpaper.com/products/1871-wood-engraving-art-victorian-england-st-thomas-hospital-surrey-gardens-bed-210452-ytg2-081) Prim and well behaved, niminy-piminy gal: my most loved patient.   Took your medicines althought you hated its taste, just to indulge me.   Illness didn’t take Your calmed fortitude away any single day.   I was not prepared to end tonight’s … Continue reading N is for Niminy-Piminy

M is for Memento Mori

Memento Mori: literally “be mindful of dying”. An emblematic object or personal ornament, such as a skull, used as a reminder of one's mortality.        Memento Mori: your eternal wooden home, dried flower petals.   Do you miss playing with your rag toy, your rain stick? Seeing birds chirping?   A petite necklace; … Continue reading M is for Memento Mori

E is for Evening Wheezes / Envy

Evening Wheezes: false news, usually spread in evening halfpenny papers.  Envy: Resentful desire of something possessed by another or others (but not limited to material possessions).   Why do people keep gossiping apropos you, now you're far afield?   Ain't it so biased? cos you cannot contradict their venomous tongues?   What if they were right? … Continue reading E is for Evening Wheezes / Envy