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Ornate guises fill the halls, Baroque, Venetian—timeworn In courtyards of seduction, A wealthy heir plays the game . Dainty farm lass in torn mask Becomes this man’s easy quest Her façade, a thieving ploy. Contest: SEVENBITS for nette onclaud 3 Oct 2017

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  1. Date: 10/8/2017 8:35:00 PM

    VERY cool way to do the theme of mask. I liked this a lot. Congrats for the win.
  1. Date: 10/8/2017 9:55:00 AM

    Beautiful entry for the contest. Congratulations on your win :)
  1. Date: 10/8/2017 3:22:00 AM

    Manny - sincere congratulations on your well-earned win, my friend, and blessings for more such recognition of your wonderful writing talents! Keep up the great work!
  1. Date: 10/7/2017 8:05:00 PM

    Congratulations on your win, Manny, wonderful. Hugs Eve ~`*
  1. Date: 10/7/2017 4:45:00 PM

    Manny, wonderful! CONGRATULATIONS on your placement!
  1. Date: 10/7/2017 3:54:00 PM

    hah!... this lothario was the one duped; very clever, lyrical write... congrats to the max and thanks for gracing this challenge, manny..huggs
  1. Date: 10/2/2017 5:18:00 PM

    Very descriptive Manny I think nette will really like this theme:-) hugs jan xx