1. serving to contract organic tissue; astringent; binding.
2. serving to check haemorrhage or bleeding, as a drug; haemostatic.
3. a styptic agent or substance.
That staple styptic
For the bleeding heart.
Reminder: you can read my story "Another End" at Metazen (It's a timed publication so don't miss it!)
poetry 2017 / 087
13 hours ago