Friday, 8 July 2011



— verb
(often followed by “about”)
1. to beat or rub stalks of ripe corn or a similar crop either with a hand implement or a machine to separate the grain from the husks and straw
2. (trans.) to beat or strike
3. to toss and turn; thrash
— noun
4. the act of threshing

Threshing youth of its awkward husk
Supporting straws and flaws
Sometimes crushing grains
In the process.

1 comment:

Dina said...

This is great and so true.