HUMOUR

The ‘Harlot’ Has Gone In The Ground

Apologies to all hyacinths

Josephine Crispin
Creative Juice!
Published in
3 min readMar 21
Photo taken by the author

Harlot is very old-world. The word is so archaic that it had not been included in any of the English pocket dictionaries I compiled and edited for intermediate pupils and high school students, in my other life.

But this word, harlot, which I only come across in historical novels was what convulsed…

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Josephine Crispin
Creative Juice!

Writes about writing, nature, animals, the environment, social issues and spirituality. Editor and published author of romance novellas amongst other genres.