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Countess B

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Countess B


Countess B.

The Countess' red ablution flows its sinful course,
in dark she transfers souls to demons' places cursed,
vampiral maid, behind the walls; her laws endorse
insatiate, immoral cause of bloodbath thirst.

Chiropterans surround her deem, and crimson ooze,
an evildoer that the daylight abnegates, 
with sculptured emblem that consists of three bear claws, 
expends her victims when their flowing rate abates.

Defiled, cossets the simple mortals in her play
with hundreds of fake promises, in lustful mist, 
a widow of relentless touch, apt to betray,
both male and female corteges, that once she kissed.

The sullied Countess nobbles hence in bare contempt,
infernal victims; blackened angel drifts
in frantic, detrimental passion that sins' tempt
advance her thirstiness to delactation shrifts.

She ravages upon the crimson brinks of baths
as immortality befalls, effete maîtresse,
denounces ethics, raves upon ungodly acts,
deriding e'er wickedly her victims' stress.

® 12/05/2013, G.Venetopoulos
(Iambic hexameter)


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  1. Date: 4/15/2014 8:04:00 AM
    Feeling like Bram Stoker is alive. Congrats on the win, Giorgio

  1. Date: 4/15/2014 7:24:00 AM
    Your iambic meter is perfection, so is the story behind this, congrats on your win in the Dracula contest, much enjoyed this entry luv xxx

  1. Date: 4/15/2014 7:14:00 AM
    Nice Giorgio... Congratulations on winning in this contest... Verlena

  1. Date: 12/8/2013 6:23:00 PM
    I enjoyed reading this breathtaking piece of yours. Well done G.!

  1. Date: 12/7/2013 1:26:00 AM
    Congrats on the win, Giorgio

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 6:16:00 PM
    This is so enthralling and satisfying in that it surrenders all its meanings only after several reads and then leaves a morsel in the mind of time for its read having been well spent. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 5:07:00 PM
    Masterful piece! Congrats!

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 3:07:00 PM
    - Giorgio, for a wonderful poetry - Unique of the best, written in a form that is not familiar to me .... (you know ... me and my kitchen table :))) - Have a great weekend - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 1:00:00 PM
    Wicked, Giorgio. Good luck!

  1. Date: 12/6/2013 4:24:00 AM
    Fantastic character sketch of Countess B, Giorgio

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 11:22:00 PM
    Her name was Countess Elizabeth Bathory, I believe. You have really captured her wickedness in this dramatic poem! This is fantastic work, Giorgio! I wish you the best of luck in the vampire contest!

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 5:35:00 PM
    You described that wicked lady so very well Giorgio. I thoroughly enjoyed this write...Peter

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 8:11:00 AM
    An excellent poem Giorgio..A dark amazing post.

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 6:29:00 AM
    You describe her very well Giorgio, excellent entry for the contest, much enjoyed reading your creative work, hugs xxx

  1. Date: 12/5/2013 6:26:00 AM
    This one has the blood and gore that should fit the contest..Way to go..Sara