The sempiternal beastly weather
in a wet and blustery night
no longer trammel a lovesick swain
from doing a madding attempt
to be with his muse
all the while checking the copper rings
in his breast pocket,
amulets to ward off an evil curse
woe betide them
from an illicit conjugal bond

©Winnie, Musings

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Day 31 of August Poetry Challenge 2019

Word prompt: Beautiful mind


Prompt 3 of Eunoia Prompts September 19 Challenge

Word prompt: Beastly

Both challenges can be found on my Instagram.