My piece on “piece”
Lovely prompt Anita. Reminds me of a quote from the Rubaiyat by Omar Khayyam:
“Tis all a Chequer-board of nights and days
Where Destiny with men for Pieces plays:
Hither and thither moves, and mates,and slays,
And one by one back in the closet lays.”
Well Khayyam’s has had his say … and you’ve had yours.
I guess, now’s my turn:
Piece: A one line Poem
From the shambles of his past,
He chose to carry just one piece out —
The piece he carries!