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Long pause,
great lapse,

Extreme Seven of Subtraction - Club - Stave

The Incredible Realization:
Disastrous Tragedy Languishing
Awkward Hesitation Struggling


Torture - VIOLENCE - Misery
Wicked - Tormenting

leading to


The Sadist:
Agent of Torture and Atrocity
... and The Sinner

Crack of lightning, crack of whip
Through stone or flesh, violence rip
Crucifixion, murder, bloody mess
Carnage, massacre, crimson dress

A wicked iconoclast is tormenting
A wretched miscreant is suffering


E 7 of [--] Clubs - [01010}
The Incredible Realization:
-- Disastrous & Lanquishing

Tragic hesitation, violence tears asunder
Awkward moment, blunder, blunder!
Disaster strikes, lament
Languishing life about spent

Disastrous tragedy lamenting
Awkward hesitation languishing

COURT - (one half)

Blatant Bungler
Awkward moves, disastrous state
Hesitation, tragedy, lamenting fate

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
















E 7 of [--] Subtraction - Club - Stave - [01010}

[0] [0] Persuasion of Person:
--Imagine... a violent outburst.
--Imagine... blood spurting.

A person who is awkward, pathetic and doomed to failure.
--Imagine... a miscreant.
A person who just doesn't get it.
A person who is violent and masochistic.
A person who tortures.
--Imagine... a sadist.

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[1] [0]
Precession of Cycle:

Late November, 10:00 pm.
Anxiety, as blight devours the last of the remaining crops.
--Imagine... a man at odds with nature.
Because of not knowing what to do.
Because of not having any plan.
Because of having a plan that will not work.
Because of inviting disaster.
Because of waiting too long.

[2] [1]
Perception of Thing:

Seeing it as awkward hesitation.
A disturbing thought.
Something violent and abusive.
A literal struggle of physical suffering.
Something that leaves physical scars.
--Imagine... a festering sore.
Physical abuse.
--Imagine... blood smeared across a wall.
--Imagine... someone being crucified.
--Imagine... someone getting the crap beat out of them.
--Imagine... a slasher movie.
--Imagine... a bloody meat cleaver.
A bad idea realized.
A joke that is never "gotten."
A point that is poorly made and doesn't make sense.
A connection missed.

[3] [0]
Progression of Event:

A result that is disasterous.
Things not going well and heading for disaster.
A horrible accident with injuries.
--Imagine... twisted metal of cars and bodies on the highway.
A really long pause.
--Imagine... sitting in traffic.
--Imagine... fishing around for, and then dropping the toll booth change.
A ponderous transition.
Stumbling through.
Tripping over the threshold of success with a face plant.
A plan that is not working.
Messing things up.
A major failure.
Hitting a sour note.

[4] [1]
Perspective of Place:

A place that is not safe.
--Imagine... a burned out building.
A house of sin.
--Imagine... a tower being destroyed by a lightning bolt from the heavens.
The end of a plank, from which, a plumet into sharks.

[5] [0]
Pulsation of Phase:

A situation gone sour.
An awkward turning point toward disaster.
A moment lost.
A long hesitation that throws off the rhythm.
--Imagine... someone tripping over their own feet.
--Imagine... a knight falling off his horse.
A sudden realization of not knowing what to do next.
--Imagine... Ralph Kramdon's "homina, homina, homina."
A thought that is vexing.
--Imagine... a man with his head on the chopping block.

A Constellation of Influence about:

The Tangential Association of
Kindred Identical and
Proximal Assimilated things.

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

The Physical Approach of
Tangible Reality in an
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
Late November, 10:00 pm.

The Analytical Steps of
Divestive Subtraction and the
PreConscious Thoughts
of a Straightforward Particle
in Catabolic Capitulation.

Passively Objective Thoughts
of the PreConscious
Yielding Recessively
to the Darkening Light.

Passively Expelling from the
Formative Texture and
Terrestrial Density of the
Warm Moist Earth of a

The Diverging or Dissemination
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 Trickling Brook
in the Cool of Autumn's Night Time
with Warm Air and a Cool Breeze
through Hibernating Maple Trees
a Black Female Dog
Sits on Dead Leaves
Feeling with Skin the Forming Earth
of Death's Deteriorate Connections

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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.

EN7 of Staves - Adjectives:
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(Might use with Position 1 of Binary Spread, or significator card)

  • 1. skiddish ~ can’t get shit together ~ doesn’t care.
  • 2. accident prone.
  • 5. mean ~ nasty ~ lewd ~ lascivious ~ viscous ~ uncaring ~ persecuting ~ tortuous ~ masochistic ~ inhumane.
  • 6. excruciating - like pulling a bandaide off one hair at a time.
  • 7. abusive ~ severe ~ violent ~ savage ~ vulgar ~ uncivilized.
  • 8. pathetic ~ awkward ~ out of sync ~ unsafe.
  • 10. ruthless ~ reckless ~ rude ~ boisterous ~ boorish.
  • 12. crafty ~ sneaky ~ reality bound ~ inconsiderate.
  • 13. unpoised ~ always flustered.
  • 15. as serious as a heart attack.
  • 16. stalled ~ languishing ~ bloody.
  • 18. hesitant ~ rash.
  • 19. tragic.
  • 20. ponderous ~ pre-occupied with machinations - your mind/body connection is in trouble or disconnected ~ unable to cope.
  • 21. vexed ~ tortured ~ not ready - wait a minute.

EN7 of Staves - Nouns:
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(Might use for Position 1 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. physical scars.
  • 3. emotional scars.
  • 4. a mad scientist.
  • 5. a masochist ~ a glutton for punishment ~ a martyr without a cause ~ a psycho killer ~ a human sacrifice ~ a murderer ~ a slasher ~ a homicidal maniac ~ a pathetic wretch ~ a reality fearing empiric.
  • 7. a fly in the ointment.
  • 8. blood on the floor ~ a slasher movie.
  • 9. stormy weather.
  • 10. a ponderous transition ~ an awkward transition ~ the wrong approach ~ a heavy handed approach ~ a slip shod approach ~ an uneasy peace ~ a pregnant pause ~ a pregnant pause that proceeds a moment of panic ~ a disaster ~ a tragedy ~ a reality check ~ a risk that you think you don’t want to take ~ a missed opportunity ~ an opportunity that slips right through your fingers.
  • 11. life/suffering (see GP7+ for life/easy) ~ violence ~ senseless violence ~ vandalism.
  • 12. a disastrous situation that requires alot of coping ~ a situation that does not afford easy answers ~ a condition that leaves you anxious - not as graceful as you used to be ~ an unhappy accident ~ a blood curdling scream ~ your breaking point (the threshold to insanity or transformation through nadir) ~ an awkward position ~ a wretched state ~ a point of no return ~ an undignified end.
  • 13. high anxiety and not knowing what to do ~ the anxiety of something slipping through your fingers while you grope around ~ a horrifying realization at midnight.
  • 14. rage.
  • 15. dread ~ a disastrous painful realization.
  • 16. awful carnage ~ physical torture and abuse ~ bloodshed ~ a bloody massacre ~ a blood bath ~ blood splattering everywhere ~ screaming ~ the sacrifice of others.
  • 17. a potential disaster ~ a sorry state ~ a disastrous turning point ~ an awkward and poorly timed pause in activity that breaks all rhythm ~ a long awkward pause ~ a loss of opportunity because of a long pause of hesitation ~ plans going awry ~ plans that don’t materialize ~ Watergate all over again ~ cold stark reality staring you in the face.
  • 18. hesitation ~ awkward advancement ~ a very risky advance with alot of hesitation ~ a mad (risky) dash for the finish line ~ a violent expression ~ a violent outburst ~ awkward and inappropriate speech or actions ~ inappropriate behavior ~ lewd and lascivious behavior ~ paranoid ravings of a government cover-up that doesn’t exist ~ meaningless martyrdom.
  • 20. a disaster site ~ a murder scene ~ mean streets.
  • 21. the threshold to hell ~ the brink of disaster.

EN7 of Staves - Verbs:
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(Might use for Position 2, 4, 6 or 8 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. craving blood ~ struggling and writhing in pain ~ groping ~ stumbling ~ stalling for time ~ hesitating ~ awkwardly advancing with much hesitation and anxiety ~ advancing without the internal poise you’re used to ~ violently lashing out ~ shedding blood ~ committing the de-materialization or obliteration that is destruction's objective ~ languishing ~ running amok ~ physically suffering ~ hemming and hawing ~ contemplating something that is not going to be easy ~ engaging in unprofitable speculation ~ taking too long to think something over ~ giving up just when you were on the verge of winning ~ calling disaster down upon yourself ~ playing the martyr ~ slandering someone ~ using sarcasm ~ longing and pining away ~ muddling your way through ~ you haven’t lost sight of your goal - you haven’t lost your momentum - you’ve just lost your rhythm, and now you are pathetically muddling through ~ risking it all for a bizarre ridiculous scheme ~ taking a big risk ~ planning too much ~ vexing ~ having second thoughts ~ agonizing over things that don’t matter ~ wondering if you can go through with it ~ wondering if it is worth the risk ~ going over and over it in your mind ~ seeing the answer in your dreams and not being able to remember it ~ committing a faux pa ~ saying something totally inappropriate ~ grasping at straws ~ shooting self in foot ~ putting foot in mouth ~ dropping the ball and falling on your face ~ stumbling over the threshold of opportunity ~ licking your wounds ~ tightening your belt ~ being left in the lurch - holding the bag ~ being tripped up ~ being thrown for a loop ~ being greatly inconvenienced ~ being physically wounded ~ being handled in a ruthless or violent manner ~ not getting your wish ~ getting caught in a reality loop ~ having things not materialize the way you planned ~ having things not run smoothly ~ having things not go according to plans ~ having suffered through a disaster ~ having life slip away ~ having to endure endless mental abuse ~ almost having it - but no ~ having to do things the hard way ~ having no way to test your reality.

EN7 of Staves - Reactions:
(thoughts, opinions, feelings, observations, guiding voice)
(Might use for position 3, 5, 7 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. it scarred me for life ~ it fills me with anxiety.
  • 4. that didn’t work the way I envisioned it.
  • 5. go ahead crucify me ~ oh - this is just torture ~ I’m not going to make it I just know it ~ why does this have to be such a struggle.
  • 6. I don’t know what to do next ~ I’m not ready ~ I’m not really ready to go into this right now ~ this is not going to be easy ~ there’s no fuckin’ way I can do this ~ I don’t know what I’m doin’ ~ sorry I’m going to need alot longer than usual to collect my thoughts and get ready ~ just give me a minute here o.k..
  • 7. don’t bother me I can’t cope ~ “holly shit, what do we do now!”.
  • 8. cap the mutha ~ the best laid plans of mice and men...------feel hesitant to go back into something you already know you don’t like ~ feel yourself slipping away ~ feel your sanity and all sense of meaning slipping away ~ uncomfortable with this.

EN7 of Staves - Predictions:
(what might happen)
(Might use for Position 6, 7, 8 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • feelings of anxiety will cause you to hesitate.
  • I predict a violent end in a pool of blood ~ you will stumble and fall ~ your hesitation will cause you to stall and crash ~ this experience will physically scar you for life ~ the fruits of victory will be ashes in your mouth ~ fasten your seatbelt - it’s going to be a bumpy ride ~ this is not going to be easy.

EN7 of Staves - Life Biased Advice:
(admonitions, words of wisdom, proverbs, maxims, epigrams, aphorisms)
(Might use for any position of Binary Spread)

  • don’t hesitate ~ don’t fight it - struggling is pointless ~ don’t call disaster down upon yourself ~ don’t agonize over things that don’t matter ~ don’t let these things trip you up ~ don’t spend so much time pondering your next move ~ don’t let vague notions of an improbable future pre-occupy your mind ~ try another plan.
  • you are hesitating - why? ~ you’re in this now and all you can do is muddle through.
  • we are the authors of our own disasters ~ a candle will light others while consuming itself ~ violent fires soon burn out ~ opportunity is often lost through deliberation ~ violence is the tool of the ignorant.

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