Q is for Quarry

  Quafftide: The time or season for drinking. Quarry: an animal pursued by a hunter, hound, predatory mammal, or bird of prey. - a thing or person that is chased or sought.    Oh, see the shadows! Marauding my dreams, my hopes, What´s she playing at?   Like a feral cat, She´s wicked for toying … Continue reading Q is for Quarry

P is for Podsnappery

Podsnappery: smug self-satisfaction and a lack of interest in the affairs of others. an attitude toward life marked by complacency and a refusal to recognize unpleasant facts.         Sick of all nonsense, I'm a hermit from the world, now that you are gone.   I shatter my glass against your portray, anger … Continue reading P is for Podsnappery

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