Today’s prompt was to write a poem based on a list of words from a specialised dictionary. I ran out of time, but I offer a haiku based on ‘dead words’ found here, here and here, with the title helpfully suggested by urban dictionary.
We are fully jungible,
a fankled set of
Jungible,- that may be joined
Fankle – Scottish to tangle or entangle something
Welkin – the sky or the vault of heaven. Still occasionally used in the phrase ‘make the welkin ring’ for an event so loud it makes the heavens reverberate. A classier way of asking ‘Did the earth move for you?’ is ‘Did the welkin ring for you