April 2nd, 2009

Fishy Circumstances

Regency Oracle

Nine Things observed by Guests,
or, the Difficulties of Growing up an Oracle

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Inspired by a pendant made by elisem entitled "Nine Things about Oracles", there has been a small epidemic of oracular poetry recently. oursin's related poem about the Sphinx and her questions was what indirectly inspired mine in particular: imagining the fruitless after-dinner attempts at conversation between an oracle and a sphinx.