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

O is for Oath of Fealty

Oath of Fealty: A solemn pledge or promise, appealing to a deity, a ruler, or another entity (not necessarily present) to attest to the truth of a statement or sincerity of one's desire to fulfill a contract or promise, usually on a Relic of Saints.       I, as Galahad, promised you the Holy … Continue reading O is for Oath of Fealty

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