Wednesday, 26 November 2014



a light malleable ductile silvery-white metallic element that resists corrosion; the third most abundant element in the earth's crust (8.1 per cent), occurring only as a compound, principally in bauxite. It is used, especially in the form of its alloys, in aircraft parts, kitchen utensils, etc. Symbol: Al; atomic no: 13; atomic wt: 26.9815; valency: 3; relative density: 2.699; melting pt: 660.45°C; boiling pt: 2520°C
(US or Canada) also spelled aluminum

Treasure held
In aluminium wings
A fragile shield

Tuesday, 25 November 2014



1. merciful
2. (of the weather) mild

Autumn terrace and
Falsely clement climate
Coaxing tourists out

Monday, 24 November 2014



1. to address (a person or crowd) in an angry, vehement, or forcefully persuasive way
2. a loud, forceful, or angry speech

From its coin of vantage
Raining threats on visitors
Spiteful harangue