Sunday, August 17, 2014

With choice of contending

                                                                                 Attribution: Colin Smith
Image: A Scenic River scene  (here)

Sunday Whirl Wordle #174
Africa rite grand reborn transgression candle
myself oranges demimonde asylum gray

Out to Africa
A honeymoon of sorts
Amid rites of privileges
Not unlike a grand display
Of being reborn to a new creed
To escape transgression

And myself, me
Mindful of not wanting
To exchange apples for oranges
Would rather reserve a candle vigil
With choice of contending
against demimonde tendencies

This is akin to those
in an asylum lacking
gray matter

For Brenda's Sunday Whirl Wordle #174

10 comments:

  1. It is so very interesting and intriguing to read the many different paths these words have led us all down. Love "demimonde tendencies"---I found 'demimonde
    to be the hardest word to incorporate seamlessly, but you've done it here.

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  2. Great job with the words Hank. I especially liked "Mindful of not wanting
    to exchange apples for oranges".

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  3. You were clever with the words Hank, Good write.
    Yvonne.

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  4. The last couple lines sum it up so well.

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  5. There seems to be a lot in the asylum lacking grey matter now a days

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  6. like how you worked this wordle ... very nice.

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  7. Love what you've done with the words this time!

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  8. Isn't it enough to contending with the world without battling ourselves but we do constantly. If only we could be like that placid stream.

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  9. Hank, you did a great job with the words. Nice.

    Pamela

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  10. The Sunday Whirl seems to have disappeared but thanks to its Facebook page I’ve found this weeks’ words. As a temporary measure I’ve put them up on my site along with a Mister Linky thingy-dingy should you wish to participate. It’s all at http://www.keithsramblings.blogspot.co.uk/2014/08/once-upon-happier-time.html

    Spread the word brothers and sisters!

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