bird on a stick misericord

long stiletto blade designed to deliver the killing strike to wounded men in armor, sometimes carried by priests.

(medieval reference)
reitoei the crowd grows silent. the masked man lets the rope fall casually from his leather clad grip. the air whistles the shrill scream of the gagged victim as the gleaming blade falls in the waning sunlight faster and faster. a dull thud and a head with a freash red collar rolls gracefully to the ground. and blinks. 020416
yellow 5 yo bird, you're my favorite mah-jongg tile 020417
Sailor Jupiter Mercy blade shimmers and glimmers
as I press it against my skin.
A small muscle spasim
and bright red blood engulfs the silver.
I close my eyes in relief;
for I can feel again.
what's it to you?
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