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slumry commented on the word squalloop
Mmm...bathos almost does it, but not quite.
July 4, 2007
quick, what is a word that means both absurd and poignant?
joannasephine commented on the word squalloop
Denotes the powerful surging movements of cephalopods.
Coined for the poem "An amorous squid to his love";
Come, my love
past the roughness
of the clams
the yellow eye
that glitters above
is gone – let me
in my arms,
past the sleeping whale...
poem continues, I'm afraid
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