half rhyme

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half rhyme

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The Ground and The Hedge Theater (Robert Beavers) Exquisite in their precision, gorgeous and mystifying in their slant rhyming of landscape, architecture, frescoes, and beatifically lit flesh.
My head was full of Yeats's late poetry, and their sometimes slant rhyming and something of their diction crept into these.