BRIEF: Pick a word, the more obscure the better, and then write a six line verse that includes it.


a matched set of ornaments (such as jewellery)


None of this feels right, no amount of
sacrifice, parure placed from wall to wall:
ridiculousness of it all, as if any gift or
simple trifle ever holds that sway, way
to tempt you back, when extravagance was how
it became apparent, I was never suitable at all...

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