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A cretinous,
slob, who
doesn't care.

Extreme Three of Subtraction - Club - Stave

The Unrefined Creation:
Grotesque Ineptitude Mutilating
Harsh Savagery Ravaging


Brutality - VULGARITY - Pain
Hideous - Abusing

A clumbsy,
inept savage,
who kills.


The Beast:
Agent of Trauma and Brutality
... and The Slob

Drawn and quartered, hanging meat
Rude and crude, dirty feet
Wild and wooly, rough and hairy
Claws and teeth, sharp and scary

A vicious vulgarian is abusing
A hideous brute is writhing


E 3 of [--] Clubs - [01110]
The Unrefined Creation:
-- Grotesque & Mutilating

Ineptitude, chop, mutilate and scar
Being crude, spit, sully and mar
Grotesque, ugly, harsh in pain
Brutality will struggle forever in vain

Grotesque ineptitude mutilating
Harsh savagery sullying

COURT - (one half)

The Noxious Fiend
Ineptitude, mutilation, sully and maim
Harsh brutality, grotesque dame

Feeling the Skin
of a Tactile Soul
and the Sensations from an
Intimate Surface.
















E 3 of [--] Subtraction - Club - Stave - [01110]

[0] [0] Persuasion of Person:
--Imagine... a snarling wolf.
--Imagine... people eating out of a trough like pigs.
--Imagine... lions tearing flesh off a fresh kill.

A person who brings pain and ugliness to everything.
A person who is insensitive because of thick skin.
A person who is rough and clumsy, and rude and crude.
--Imagine... a rough, hairy, drooling monster.

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[1] [0]
Precession of Cycle:

Mid October, 7:30 pm.
Cold winds blow leaves from the trees.
--Imagine... brown dried up leaves in the gutter.
--Imagine... bare limbs on the trees.
--Imagine... trees with scars.

[2] [1]
Perception of Thing:

Seeing it as disgusting ugliness.
Something grotesque
--Imagine... a mutilated body.
--Imagine... rotting sculls on a pike.
--Imagine... a fine painting torn to pieces.
--Imagine... a sculpture vandalized.
A bad idea.

[3] [1]
Progression of Event:

An agent of trauma.
Sloppy and crude.
Slapping it together until good enough.
--Imagine... rough unsanded wood.

[4] [1]
Perspective of Place:

A place of pain
--Imagine... a briar patch of thorny branches tearing flesh.
--Imagine... a hovel.
A crude and messy place
--Imagine... a dirty cave.

[5] [0]
Pulsation of Phase:

A situation that allows slopiness.
An inept approach.
--Imagine... someone abusing their body.
An act of brutality designed to cause pain.
--Imagine... someone being hung upside down by one leg.
--Imagine... people tormenting someone hung upside down by one leg.
--Imagine... someone biting the heads of little chicks.

A Constellation of Influence about:

The Tangential Association of
Kindred Identical and
Proximal Assimilated things.

The Advent Pause of a
Decremental Process amid
Flexible Random Chaos.

The Palpable Form of
Tangible Diversity in a
Waning state of Depreciation.

The Declining Presence
and Deteriorate Influence
of the Element of Earth
and the Negative Influence
of the Sensorial
In the Gradual Darkening of
Autumn's Declining Cool
Mid October, 7:30 pm.

The Analytical Steps of
Divestive Subtraction and the
Conscious Actions
of a Straightforward Particle
in Catabolic Capitulation.

Objectively Active Actions
of the Conscious
Yielding Recessively
to the Darkening Light.

Passively Impelling toward the
Formative Texture and
Terrestrial Density of the
Warm Moist Earth of a

The Converging or Coagulation
of the Cardinal Insides
at a Stationary Interlude
of Stasis.

The Excessive Antipathy of
Negative Revulsion
and the Frowns of the
Bad, Sad and Mad.

Along a Meandering River
in the Cool of an Autumn Moonrise
with Warm Air and a Cool Breeze
through Hibernating Maple Trees
a Black Male Dog
Sits on Dead Leaves
Feeling with Skin the Forming Earth
of Death's Deteriorate Encounters


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Below are a few examples of what might be derived from this Quintagram / Tarot Card / Number of Numerology / Constellation of Influence by way of acts of interpretation. Some are from personal experience. Some are just brainstormed possibilities being tossed out there. If nothing is found anywhere on this page that seems like it might fit the situation at hand, be sure to examine the other pages of possible interpretations and important keywords found at the bottom of this page, as well as other locations around this site. Don't be literal. Try to grasp the essence.

These pages are a work in progress.
I am in the process of sorting them from one form to this form, so there may be some repitition and other sloppiness for now.

EN3 of Staves - Adjectives:
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(Might use with Position 1 of Binary Spread, or significator card)

  • 1. unable to express ideas in a tangible form.
  • 2. all thumbs ~ hit with the ugly stick.
  • 4. dirty.
  • 5. rough ~ abrasive ~ messy.
  • 6. harsh ~ painful ~ brutal.
  • 7. sloppy ~ uncouth ~ barbaric ~ boorish ~ crude ~ profane ~ vulgar ~ violent ~ savage.
  • 8. weird ~ freakish ~ tainted ~ sullied ~ really gross.
  • 9. grotesque ~ hideous ~ disgusting.
  • 10. brazen ~ callous ~ careless ~ awkward ~ clumsy ~ inept ~ gawky ~ as graceful as a water buffalo ~ Wolfman-like ~ Tazmanian Devil-like.
  • 11. sub-human ~ miserable.
  • 12. insensitive ~ flippant ~ neglectful ~ very “Oscar Madison”-like ~ flawed.
  • 13. ugly ~ cretinous ~ deformed.
  • 14. sooty - like London at the turn of the century.
  • 16. extremely uncomfortable ~ gritty.
  • 20. creatively dried up.
  • 21. ashamed to show face in public.

EN3 of Staves - Nouns:
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(Might use for Position 1 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. snarling teeth ~ face that would stop a clock ~ dirty rag-tag clothes ~ matted hair and threadbear clothes ~ bad hygiene ~ thick insensitive skin ~ callouses and thick skin that prevent any sensitivity whatsoever.
  • 2. sullied speech (everything is “fuckin” this and “Muthafuckin” that).
  • 4. a rap singer.
  • 5. a klutz ~ a hideous beast ~ a violent murderer ~ a wild person ~ a cannibal ~ a slob ~ an animal ~ a mongrel ~ a Philistine ~ a mass murderer ~ a slasher ~ a psycho killer ~ a barbarian.
  • 6. a bull in a china shop ~ a menacing monobrow ~ a vagabond gypsy/hippy living in someone’s doorway - making camp wherever.
  • 7. an unformed foetus ~ a boogar ~ a knife in your back ~ a prickly burr that gets under your skin ~ dirt ~ blood.
  • 8. a physical scar ~ a blister ~ a callous ~ a pimple on your butt ~ a blemish ~ a flaw ~ a grotesque creation ~ an incredibly hideous creation - ecch ~ fingerprints on the wall.
  • 9. tarnish.
  • 10. something that threatens to give you pain.
  • 11. neglect and abuse ~ unbelievable brutality ~ ineptitude ~ sloppiness ~ insensitivity ~ rudeness ~ carelessness.
  • 12. school of hard knocks ~ a real tough life ~ other people’s pain ~ tainted love.
  • 14. pain.
  • 15. physical numbness.
  • 16. caniballism ~ a miscarriage ~ an abortion ~ someone parading around something you created that you think is ugly.
  • 17. extreme awkwardness ~ a negligent accident.
  • 18. sloppy work ~ harsh behavior ~ wanton mutilation ~ sacrificial mutilation ~ self mutilation ~ inept mutilation ~ inept handling of a situation ~ inept expression ~ awkward fumbling ~ godless savagery ~ murder.
  • 19. a slaughter house ~ a M.A.S.H. unit ~ a dump - a dive joint with pealing paint and dirty toilets.
  • 20. a lawn full of weeds.
  • 21. a place that physically assaults the senses ~ a place where nothing is easy ~ a place that does not allow adequate expression of your artistic talent ~ a place that condemns beauty and creative expression ~ a place that does not allow expression of your more sensitive side.

EN3 of Staves - Verbs:
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(Might use for Position 2, 4, 6 or 8 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. getting a rash or skin irritation ~ doing something that will cause you more pain ~ being sloppy in your approach to things ~ being under-dressed ~ handling a situation in your usual inept style ~ cranking out the usual ugly crap that you are so well known for ~ mutilating yourself or others ~ abusing yourself or others ~ dissecting the neighbor’s cat ~ making funny faces ~ throwing spitballs ~ picking your nose in public ~ not taking a shower ~ going numb ~ turning into a savage - like Lord of the Flies ~ writhing in pain ~ taking the rough road through life ~ committing a faux pas ~ exhibiting real bad taste ~ cutting deep with that knife and twisting the blade ~ releasing the wild harry-man that lies within ~ groping your way into the future ~ going “postal” ~ being physically assaulted ~ being abused ~ being called upon to perform a task you feel you are too inept to handle ~ being brutalized ~ being sacrificially mutilated ~ being physically scarred for life ~ being torn apart by a pack of wolves ~ being mutilated by surgery ~ getting gored by a bull ~ getting bitch-slapped ~ having to rough it with great discomfort ~ having to live among people with no appreciation for fine art ~ having artistic efforts thwarted.

EN3 of Staves - Reactions:
(thoughts, opinions, feelings, observations, guiding voice)
(Might use for position 3, 5, 7 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. it”s not good enough ~ it sucks ~ it ain’t pretty but who cares ~ it’s not pretty - in fact it’s butt ugly ~ sullied
    it scarred me for life ~ it mutilated me ~ it made me realize I have no talent.
  • 4. it was a painful experience ~ hey that hurt ~ this has not been easy ~ oops - did I do that? ~ I’ll clean that up later.
  • 5. I can’t do this I have no talent ~ I wish I had had the time to do it right ~ I got blisters on me fingers ~ is there anything we can do about this pain ~ I don’t know what the fuck I’m doin’ - I don’t have the skills or talent for this kind of work.
  • 6. I’m going to kill you ~ I cut you man ~ one of these days - I’m going to cut you into little pieces ~ maybe this place does need a new coat of paint ~ I’ll slap the ugly off ‘im.
  • 7. all I see is imperfection, imperfection, imperfection ~ I have no skills.
  • 8. careful with that axe Eugene ~ it is the blood of the soldier that makes the generals great ~ an hour of pain is as long as a day of pleasure ~ clipping a tiger’s claws does not eliminate his taste for blood ~ they know not their own defects who search for the defects of others ~ war is a contest of savagery------something you created - that you don’t think is very good - is on display and making you feel uncomfortable ~ feel as though you have no talent ~ like things are not good enough - they need work ~ feel like less of an artist than usual - perhaps because of a recent creative attempt that fell short of expectations ~ like a three legged dog ~ want to kill ~ want to tear it up in a million pieces.

EN3 of Staves - Predictions:
(what might happen)
(Might use for Position 6, 7, 8 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • you will handle the situation in your usual inept manner ~ I’m sure it will be a sloppy and awkward approach ~ this could get ugly ~ you will end up bitter and pissed off ~ it will never be perfect ~ the best you will ever do is some grotesquely hideous abomination ~ whatever you do will come out deformed ~ you will kill and kill again and cut up your victims and put them in the refrigerator ~ you won’t stop until you draw blood ~ you will neglect everything because you don’t give a shit and you’re a slob ~ if you stay this way you will be in pain forever.

EN3 of Staves - Life Biased Advice:
(admonitions, words of wisdom, proverbs, maxims, epigrams, aphorisms)
(Might use for any position of Binary Spread)

  • you need some quality control.
  • don’t abuse your body - it’s the only one you have ~ don’t let the ugliness of an awkward situation hold you back ~ kill or be killed ~ don’t be so rough on yourself.
  • you are being very rude ~ you are cranking out alot of crap (what is this shit).
  • washing a pig will not take from him the love of mud ~ muddy springs will have muddy streams ~ slovenly dress betokens a careless mind ~ “I don’t care” is a deadly snare ~ if the eyes do not admire - the heart will not desire ~ beauty without grace is like a hook without bait ~ beauty without grace is like a rose without scent ~ beauty does not make the pot boil ~ lovely flowers fade fast - weeds last the season ~ the only way out of the pain is through the pain.

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