Satire Poetry posted May 13, 2019

This work has reached the exceptional level
Knowledge reveals herself


by Lordinajamjar

Primeval garden settlement
-- was Adamant.
Bred to obey,
they had no say.

Some enlightened settlers rebelled.
All were expelled. 
Freed to conceive
new home -- called Eve.

Epistemophiles -- did thrive there:
taught everywhere
fruits of knowledge,
rites of passage.


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Epistemophile: one who has a love of knowledge; specifically, excessive striving for or preoccupation with knowledge.

Adamant: refusing to be persuaded or to change one's mind.

Eve: the day or period of time immediately before an event or occasion.

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