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DAY 16 PROMPT

Theseus

A sonnet

photo by William J Spirdione

Bellowing Half bull half man was incensed,
Trapped in maze, waiting to eat human flesh.
Future king Theseus, Cretan princess,
Not yet betrayed, a plan began to mesh.

Killing the Minotaur with his bare hands,
Retracing the string in the labyrinth.
Time to leave Crete, sail Aegean he…

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William J Spirdione

William J Spirdione

William J Spirdione is a poet who writes sonnets and more about nature and the humans within it.

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