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Extreme Nine of Division - Spade -Sword

The Chaotic Infinity:
Vacuous Doom Grieving
Abysmal Damnation Brooding


Darkness - EMPTINESS - Insanity
Desolate - Confusing

The insanity of bats
out of the abyss
of Hell...
on a full moon.


The Ghoul:
Agent of Death and Darkness
... and The Corpse

Devoured by darkness, less the moon
Eerie maw, from emptiness hewn
Pointing to a waiting grave
Insanity is the coming wave


A nugatory necrophore is annihilating
A desolate cadaver is rotting


E 9 of [ / ] Spades - {00000}
The Chaotic Infinity:
-- Vacuous & Bemoaning

Nothing, empty, black and scary
Vacuous, confused and weary
Insanity, dark abyss drawing in
Damnation, no more sin

Vacuous doom bemoaning
Abysmal damnation brooding

COURT - (one half)

The Braindead Zombie
Vacuous abyss, no thought in head
Doom, damnation, bemoan the dead

Hearing the Brain
of an Auditory Mind
and the Thoughts from a
Solitary Circumsphere.















E 9 of [ / ] Division - Spade -Sword - {00000}

[0] [0] Persuasion of Person:
--Imagine... a casket being lowered.
--Imagine... a room full of mourners.

A person who brings confusion and insanity.
A person who makes chaos out of order.
A person obsessed with death.
--Imagine... a deranged mental patient.

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Precession of Cycle:

Mid March, 5:30 am.
The night devours all.
--Imagine... a full moon on a watery horizon.
--Imagine... endless dark.

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Perception of Thing:

Seeing it as empty loneliness.
--Imagine... someone sitting in the dark.
--Imagine... someone sitting up in bed crying.
Something confusing and insane.
--Imagine... bingo balls bouncing around in someone's head.
--Imagine... bats in someone's hair.
--Imagine... bats in someone's belfry.

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Progression of Event:

A result that is frightening.
Causing confusion for others.
Drawing a blank.
Keeping others in the dark.
Having no purpose in life.
--Imagine... nothing worth doing.

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Perspective of Place:

A place infested with demons.
A place of eternal darkness.
--Imagine... a cave leading down to Hell.
--Imagine... an abyss.
A dark and lonely place all alone.
--Imagine... someone living in someone's dark and dingy basement.
--Imagine... someone locked in a closet all their life.
A place without light.
--Imagine... a dark alley at night.

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Pulsation of Phase:

A situation with no future.
--Imagine... a dead horse.
--Imagine... a bottomless pit.
A situation with no purpose.
--Imagine... no one cares.
An emotion fearing darkness.
--Imagine... waking up in the pitch black of night and seeing nothing.

A Constellation of Influence about:

The Categorical Sequestration of
Disparate Antipodal and
Remote Isolated things.

The Permanent Perpetuity of a
Decremental Process amid
Flexible Random Chaos.

The Boundless Continuum of
Intangible Universality in a
Waning state of Depreciation.

The Diminished Presence
and Deteriorate Influence
of the Element of Air
and the Negative Influence
of the Cerebral
In the Sustained Darkness of
Winter's Terminal Cold
Mid March, 5:30 am.

Wholistic Leaps of
Divestive Division and the
UnConscious Emotions
of a Subtle Wave
in Catabolic Capitulation.

Subjectively Passive Emotions
of the UnConscious
Yielding Recessively
to the Dark.

Passively Expelling toward the
Framing Presence and
Celestial Vacuity of the
Cold Dry Air of an

The Diverging or Dissemination
of the Peripheral Outsides
at a Stationary Interlude
of Stasis.

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

Beside a Bottomless Lake
in the Moonlight of a Winter Moonset
with Cold Air and a Cold Wind
through Snow Covered Pine Trees
a Black Female Cat
Sits on Frozen Snow
Listening with Ears to the Framing Air
of Death's Deteriorate Destinies

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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.

EN9 of Swords - Adjectives:
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(Might use with Position 1 of Binary Spread, or significator card)

  • 1. empty headed ~ mad as a march hare ~ chaotic in thought and action ~ a few bricks shy of a full load ~ one pancake short of a stack ~ hooked up wrong.
  • 2. brain damaged.
  • 5. befuddling.
  • 6. impossible to figure out.
  • 7. crazy ~ insane ~ very confusing ~ chaotic ~ incomprehensible ~ fuckin’ nuts man ~ dangerous ~ deadly ~ lethal ~ ghoulish.
  • 8. mixed up ~ kinda stupid ~ totally fucked up ~ so confused it’s pathetic.
  • 9. dark.
  • 10. gonzo ~ bonkers ~ erratic.
  • 12. uneducated ~ incompetent ~ deranged.
  • 14. graveyard-like ~ loony - like a boobie hatch.
  • 15. gravely serious ~ deadly serious ~ somber ~ catch 22-like.
  • 16. upside down and backwards.
  • 19. empty ~ doomed.
  • 20. misinformed (see Bad Negative One of Sword for uninformed) ~ convoluted ~ hopelessly complicated ~ preposterous.
  • 21. confused ~ confounded ~ befuddled ~ dizzy ~ queasy ~ nauseous ~ bereft.

EN9 of Swords - Nouns:
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(Might use for Position 1 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. a quizzical look ~ tears in your eyes ~ a hollow head.
  • 2. rocks in head ~ a boggled mind ~ alzheimer’s disease.
  • 4. a jack of all trades - master of none.
  • 5. a big nothing ~ a scatterbrain ~ a mental patient ~ a schizophrenic ~ a dunderhead ~ a hermit.
  • 7. a full moon.
  • 9. a moonlit night ~ darkness ~ darkness all around ~ terminal darkness ~ a pall of death in the air ~ a deafening silence.
  • 10. the boogie man ~ a monster under the bed ~ things that go bump in the night ~ useless information ~ something you will never understand or comprehend ~ the great unknown ~ a maddening paradox ~ mis-information.
  • 11. insanity ~ senility ~ mental illness ~ insanity and confusion ~ confusion on top of confusion ~ massive confusion ~ abysmal confusion ~ greater and greater confusion upon confusion - like a tangled ball of string ~ the confusion of the unknowable ~ the unknown ~ impertinence ~ damnation ~ extinction ~ death ~ great peril ~ danger at your door.
  • 12. the dead of night ~ a night shift ~ a danger sign ~ an element of danger ~ the detrimental effects of chaos ~ a rambling and inconclusive statement ~ a grievous omission.
  • 13. great confusion ~ vertigo ~ a splitting headache ~ a migraine.
  • 14. nausea.
  • 15. emptiness.
  • 16. bedlam ~ a cacophony ~ things going haywire ~ dogs and cats living together! ~ a great calamity ~ a vision of hell ~ a fuckin’ nightmare ~ a post apocalyptic nightmare ~ an ominous end.
  • 17. lead poisoning ~ a lack of information ~ extreme confusion setting in around an issue ~ everything adding up to nothing.
  • 18. empty headed thoughtless stupidity ~ incoherent babbling ~ guesswork.
  • 19. a snake pit ~ a black hole.
  • 20. a bottomless pit ~ the middle of nowhere ~ a dark abyss ~ a coma ~ a path of danger.
  • 21. a big empty quiet space - like being in the office on a saturday alone ~ a barren rocky desolate environment.

EN9 of Swords - Verbs:
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(Might use for Position 2, 4, 6 or 8 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. lacking experience ~ making self feel stupid ~ not playing with a full deck ~ causing confusion for others ~ saying ‘ya know’ alot ~ trippin’ ~ only thinking about what isn’t possible ~ doing something confusing ~ twirling hair with finger ~ sitting in the back and not saying a word ~ neglecting your chores until too late ~ crying alot ~ crying like a baby ~ going berserk ~ entering the unknown - in the dark ~ getting nowhere ~ working so hard for so many hours it makes you nauseous ~ adding to the confusion with your own confusion ~ doing something crazy ~ doing something erratic ~ grieving ~ mourning ~ showing your grief ~ giving in to the dark side ~ getting real confused ~ drawing a blank ~ loosing your sanity ~ wondering how long you can go on like this ~ pulling your hair out ahhhh! ~ going to pieces ~ flipping your wig ~ flying blind ~ being in limbo ~ being in mourning ~ being kept in the dark on things ~ being thrown into a situation and left to sort out the confusion - good luck! ~ being behind the eight ball ~ being damned by damning forces ~ being put in the path of danger ~ being upside down and backwards ~ being stuck in a mind maze ~ being pulled away from things that you know ~ having no one understand you ~ having nothing going on ~ having to deal with unknown or unknowable quantities or entities ~ having nothing and nobody ~ having your sanity tested ~ having nothing to show for your earnings ~ having your brains scrambled by an attractive person of the opposite sex ~ emptiness in your own head ~ not knowing anything about a situation ~ not knowing anyone ~ becoming extinct ~ not "possibility thinking" when you should.

EN9 of Swords - Reactions:
(thoughts, opinions, feelings, observations, guiding voice)
(Might use for position 3, 5, 7 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. what a mess - like a knotted ball of string ~ it’s driving me crazy.
  • 4. I can’t remember a thing ~ I’m still trying to sort it all out - it’s a little confusing ~ it was a nightmare ~ I didn’t think anything of it ~ I just didn’t think....
  • 5. I don’t really understand it ~ this is getting us nowhere ~ don’t be fuckin’ wit my mind ~ oh God another headache ~ let’s move on to something else shall we ~ I’m so confused.
  • 6. I’m crazy to even think of it ~ just not knowing is bad enough ~ I’m getting a headache just thinking about it ~ that’s a bit of a bugger ~ I have no idea whatsoever of what form the future should take.
  • 7. I’m tired of being misunderstood.
  • 8. in one ear and out the other ~ damned if you do and damned if you don’t ~ the night is a cloak for sinners ~ a man soon learns how little he knows when a child starts asking questions ~ they truly mourn that mourn without a witness ~ what they don’t know - the wise conceal and fools reveal------feel like bingo balls are bouncing around in your head ~ feel a great emptiness inside ~ an emptiness that comes from the laying down of a heavy burden ~ an emptiness that comes from the loss of a life close to you ~ afraid that you lack experience ~ feel totally “in the dark” on this situation ~ feel as though you might just as well be dead ~ like you’re going in-sane ~ like you’ve forgotten something ~ feel like a big empty nothing ~ like one of the damned ~ like a dried out husk of a person.

EN9 of Swords - Predictions:
(what might happen)
(Might use for Position 6, 7, 8 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • I see something that will give you a real bad headache.
  • your future looks abysmal ~ I see your self-fulfilling prophecy of doom and gloom coming true ~ there will be alot of crying ~ insanity will ensue ~ your worst nightmare will come true ~ you’ll end up with nothing and noone ~ your deception has weaved a tangled web and will cause unbelievable confusion in the future ~ you or someone you know will attempt suicide - let’s hope it fails ~ there will soon be a vacancy ~ it will never last.

EN9 of Swords - Life Biased Advice:
(admonitions, words of wisdom, proverbs, maxims, epigrams, aphorisms)
(Might use for any position of Binary Spread)

  • don’t give in to the dark side ~ don’t’ be afraid of the dark ~ don’t lock yourself away like a hermit ~ don’t allow yourself to be kept in the dark about things ~ don’t do anything stupid, insane or dangerous ~ don’t make things more complex than they have to be ~ don’t give up and kill yourself ~ whatever you do - don’t look down! ~ you should light a candle instead of cursing this darkness ~ stop adding to the confusion with more confusion ~ don’t pursue a life of danger - you’re not that good ~ you need to get away from the confusion and empty your head ~ you need to establish some order ~ you need to clear away some mental cobwebs ~ you need to defribulate your brain ~ do not meddle with what you don’t understand ~ feel the grief.
  • at this rate you’ll be a true hermit in no time ~ you ask stupid questions ~ why do you see darkness where others see light? ~ your behavior has been very erratic lately ~ you don’t know what you’re doing I can tell ~ the confusion is too much for you I can tell - so you’ve decided to not think about it at all - leaving you with an empty head doing nothing ~ you think you might be confused but you’re not sure ~ your ignorance tells me you don’t get out much do you?
  • the brains don’t lie in the beard ~ age does not wisdom make ~ negative thinking creates confusion ~ a little knowledge is a dangerous thing ~ experience teaches even fools and he is a great one that will not learn by it ~ a man cannot leave his wisdom and experience to his heirs ~ if an ass goes traveling he will not come home a horse ~ empty wagons make the most noise.

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