Friday, 10 October 2014



1. the long narrow pole that forms the body of a spear, arrow, etc.
2. something directed at a person in the manner of a missile
3. a ray, beam, or streak, especially of light
4. a rod or pole forming the handle of a hammer, axe, golf club, etc.
5. a revolving rod that transmits motion or power: usually used of axial rotation
6. one of the two wooden poles by which an animal is harnessed to a vehicle
7. (anatomy)
a. the middle part (diaphysis) of a long bone
b. the main portion of any elongated structure or part
8. the middle part of a column or pier, between the base and the capital
9. a column, obelisk, etc., especially one that forms a monument
10. (architecture) a column that supports a vaulting rib, sometimes one of a set
11. a vertical passageway through a building, as for a lift
12. a vertical passageway into a mine
13. (ornithology) the central rib of a feather
14. an archaic or literary word for arrow
15. (slang) to have sexual intercourse with (usually a woman)
16. (slang) to trick or cheat

With lids lowered
Stumbling towards light
Dancing in shafts, like dust particles
Slinking shadows at your feet

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