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I'm not a wizard's crystal
Posted 12 August 2011 - 07:33 AM
Just one among a myriad entire
Then cleaved from one and now split into three
No longer snow, ablaze in raging fire
I've hewn a wretched mountain from the Earth
Erupting flowing rivers 'cross the land
I bore through skin and rob it of its worth
While leaving only dust and grains of sand
Approach, if found by pair who stand on guard
You'll face a pair of scythes to claim your soul
Yet more will rise, will surge, as one bombard
So flee, forsake the place where we patrol
A nuclear reaction, I am not
Nor meteor that screams to Earth so hot
Posted 12 August 2011 - 05:01 PM
Edited by jpar1983, 12 August 2011 - 05:05 PM.
Posted 13 August 2011 - 07:37 AM
After checking Wikipedia and seeing that they can build mounds and river-like trails, I think that this is so similar to what I had in mind that for riddling purposes I can call it a hit. Their bodies are not so clearly split into three segments or as typically red colored as those of an ant to fit the first stanza, but that's more a quantitative than a qualitative difference.Spoiler for This one's bugging me. Are you a ....
Posted 13 August 2011 - 08:57 AM
Posted 11 September 2011 - 07:37 PM
Posted 12 September 2011 - 07:24 PM
Well, I don't understand how Wilson's answer applies to the first two lines, but here's aSpoiler for what I think of
A moment in the mind is worth nine in the fire. --Master Kilven, The Wise Man's Fear
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