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Verse: Disgrace

Short story By: Idalia

Short story written in free verse.

Submitted:Sep 8, 2012    Reads: 18    Comments: 3    Likes: 1   


The early morning


Danced on the

Morning dew, twinkling like mystical





The heavy

Satin of the young girl's


Whispered to the

Forest, to the ___________________________-Birds and the wood nymphs


"Klara," the

Forest beckoned,

Calling the girl by the name she

Hadn't heard since the

Night of the____________________________Flight


Klara panted, clutching her

Stomach, catching her



"Please, stay with me, my

Child," the girl pled, voice soft with

Affection, feeling a_______________________-Kick in


"We cannot be

Late," she murmured on



Bare feet on damp

Moss, plump cheeks

Flushed from

Fatigue, raven hair

Stuck to

Temples, moth beating against

Candlelight inside



In the distance, the girl caught a

Glimpse of the

Palace, her beacon of_____________________-Hope


Greeted by a

Man in blue by the

Palace, who held the white

Door for her, no whispers or________________-Stares


Inside the

Palace of Hope, she

Ascended the

Staircase, heart beating like the

Wings of a



The woman in red, all smiles,

Escorted her to the

Room of Hope, to the nine

Girls with satin

Dresses just like her

Own, hiding the_________________________Disgrace beneath


The prince, dressed in

White, paced up and down the

Aisle of disgrace-bearing girls, glancing up as

Klara united with



A minute passed, then

Ten, before the prince stopped in

Front of

Her, saying,_________________-"You, the girl with the cerulean eyes and the

__________________________Raven tresses, I choose

__________________________You as my



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