As I Was on My Way to Strawberry Fair

As I Was on My Way to Strawberry Fair Two strangers aide one other on a dark country road and vow to meet again at the local Renaissance Fair To do so they must learn to see beyond their own masks And united to win past a host of fairy g

  • Title: As I Was on My Way to Strawberry Fair
  • Author: Raymond St. Elmo
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 245
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Two strangers aide one other on a dark country road and vow to meet again at the local Renaissance Fair To do so they must learn to see beyond their own masks And united, to win past a host of fairy glamours, crazed role players, angry jugglers, sinister bikers and the secret of the ancient charter of Strawberry Fair itself I will find you at Strawberry Fair, I willTwo strangers aide one other on a dark country road and vow to meet again at the local Renaissance Fair To do so they must learn to see beyond their own masks And united, to win past a host of fairy glamours, crazed role players, angry jugglers, sinister bikers and the secret of the ancient charter of Strawberry Fair itself I will find you at Strawberry Fair, I will win you a lion, a tiger, a bear I will buy you ices, electronic devices And give you a kiss for finding me there A romance in masks From the book I sat considering And I might have remained in that strange trance, brooding, thinking idle thoughts, burning, muttering to myself, burning But her offered hand woke me I stood The crowd shouted in surprise, as did the King Yes, it felt good to move No straw man I stood awake in a circle of fire Time to move What the hell had I been thinking I leaped over the flames to land beside the beggar girl I took the hand she offered, and though I only haltingly knew the steps, I stepped left with the music, expecting her to circle and step right What are you doing you nimrod she asked Aren t we going to dance now I asked surprised Guards screamed the King Security Get them Arrest them Taser them No, we are going to run for our lives now, she informed me gravely Hands clasped, we ran for the exit.

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    1. After the recent bloodbath, preceded by bizarro surreal atrocities I needed something lighter. As I was on My Way to Strawberry Fair has been sitting on my kindle for a while. Strawberries aren't associated with rape, violence, and mayhem, so I thought it was the right time to read the book.I will find you at Strawberry Fair, I will win you a lion, a tiger, a bear. I will buy you ices, electronic devices And give you a kiss for finding me there.Two strangers aide one other on a dark country road [...]

    2. So it turns out that Strawberry Fair (the template for Vanity Fair in The Pilgrim's Progess) began in medieval times in Oxford, was revived in the 1970s, and at some indeterminate time magically relocated to a point in Texas somewhere around the fictional (as far as I know, but Texas is a big place, after all) towns of Hell* and Theory. Well, stranger things have happened, particularly in this story.As I Was on My Way to Strawberry Fair, following as it does the adventures of a decidedly mixed l [...]

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