Unholy Alliance

Persephone and Hades. Tondo of an Attic red-fi...

Persephone and Hades. Tondo of an Attic red-figured kylix, ca. 440-430 BC. Said to be from Vulci. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If and when and maybe
Here’s the schemes that can be
Disturbing now the trinity
Where one plus two is not three

Three times three can be One
See the demons have fun
Here a daughter, here a son
Sacred maths has begun

Let the numbers relate
Open up the hidden gate
We can all commiserate
With those lost to such hate

If and when and maybe
Calling cards to Hades
All you gents and ladies
Just what choices made thee

(c) Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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4 Responses to Unholy Alliance

  1. annotating60 says:

    I’m sure there is much I’m missing from not knowing certain things but I liked the way the poem sounded so much I read it out loud twice. It was pleasant to do–as all good poetry should be.>KB

  2. reocochran says:

    I like this and feel you have a real talent! Poor Persephone with Hades…

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