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Double Dactyl

Hickory dickory,
Beauteous Rosamond,
Sleeping so silently
One hundred years…

Come your awakening,
Phantasmagorical,
When a Prince Charming can
Conquer your fears.



~ Harley White

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Date: 4/16/2019 7:37:00 PM
Agreed. I just mean that ductyl looks like waltz musically.
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Harley White
Date: 4/18/2019 7:23:00 AM
Nice association... The 'double dactyl' (with an 'a') has a fixed structure. There must be two stanzas, each comprising three lines of dactylic dimeter... etc. Look it up and you'll see.
Date: 4/16/2019 5:18:00 PM
Waltzing around sleeping beauty)
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Date: 4/16/2019 5:20:00 PM
I see those tales as sort of mythological...