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Moderate Nine of Subtraction - Club - Stave

The Definitive End:
Waning Attenuation Abating
Final Closure Concluding


Attrition - COMPLETION - Cessation
Limited - Eradicating



[D9] [Reversed / Mitigated]
The Mortician:
... and The Vestige

Leave behind a used up shell
He gathers up from where it fell
Dry bones dancing in a field
Soon by him will be sealed

A purgatorian mortalist is eventuating
A eulogized mortal is fading


M 9 of [--] Clubs - [01000}
The Definitive End:
-- Waning & Concluding

Concluding act closure sought
Attenuation, waning wrought
Cogent emotion bids farewell
Walk away, ring a bell

Waning attenuation abating
Cogent closure concluding

COURT - (one half)

Morose Thanatologist
Abating, concluding, closure near
Attenuation, waning, no longer here

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





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M 9 of [--] Subtraction - Club - Stave - [01000}

[0] [1]
Persuasion of Person:
--Imagine... no more problems.

A person willing to say no.
A person who knows when to quit.
A person who is prepared to die.
--Imagine... a book closing after the last page is read.

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[1] [0]
Precession of Cycle:

Mid December, 11:30 pm.
Fade to black.
--Imagine... curtains closing.

[2] [1]
Perception of Thing:

Seeing it as a welcome end.
--Imagine... curtains closing on stage.
Something old and antique.
--Imagine... a grandfather clock.

[3] [0]
Progression of Event:

A result that is conclusive.
An end that is the end.
Saying no and meaning it.
Letting something die.
Pulling the plug.

[4] [0]
Perspective of Place:

A place that is empty.
A place full of old dead things.
--Imagine... a museum.
--Imagine... a vacant apartment.

[5] [0]
Pulsation of Phase:

A situation that is ending.
Something that is over and done with.
--Imagine... a broadway show closing.
A thought of closure.
--Imagine... a package tied up with a bow.

A Constellation of Influence about:

The Diametrical Differentiation of
Disparate Antipodal and
Remote Isolated things.

The Terminal Domain of an
Decremental Process amid
Flexible Random Chaos.

The Ultimate Conclusion of
Tangible Totality in a
Waning state of Depreciation.

The Declining Presence
and Deteriorate Influence
of the Element of Air
and the Negative Influence
of the Cerebral
In the Gradual Darkening of
Autumn's Declining Cool
Mid December, 11:30 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 Concessively
to the Darkening Light.

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 Moderate Resolve of
Negative Absention
and the Smiles of the
Good, Happy and Glad.

Along a Trickling Brook
in the Moonlight of Autumn's Night Time
with Warm Air and a Cool Breeze
through Hibernating Maple Trees
a Black Female Dog
Sits on Dead Leaves
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.

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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.

MN9 of Staves - Adjectives:
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(Might use with Position 1 of Binary Spread, or significator card)

  • 1. audacious ~ not afraid to ask questions ~ can’t understand why people need answers to everything ~ knows limitations.
  • 7. enigmatic ~ a little difficult.
  • 8. dead in a good way.
  • 9. satisfactory ~ adequate.
  • 15. near impossible.
  • 18. abating ~ appeasing.
  • 19. emptied of all burdens.

MN9 of Staves - Nouns:
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(Might use for Position 1 of Binary Spread)

  • 2. willingness to take on the impossible.
  • 4. an exterminator.
  • 5. a problem solver.
  • 7. a blank slate ready to be filled.
  • 8. the last picture show.
  • 9. the twilight of your years ~ a sufficient amount with which to draw a conclusion ~ an actual physical end.
  • 10. a barrier ~ a finite ending ~ problems - problems - problems ~ an impossibility ~ a self-imposed limit ~ a restriction or limitation put upon you that is not all bad ~ a legacy handed down ~ an answer that leads to more questions.
  • 11. abatement ~ cessation ~ death - literal or figurative ~ inexperience - incomplete knowledge ~ abating closure ~ euthanasia.
  • 12. situation that is ending ~ something that is over and done with ~ situation that is drawing things to a close ~ a reachable deadline however difficult ~ a deadline you can meet ~ a deadline you have met ~ a boundary that challenges ~ a situation that poses severe limitations that you will need to work around ~ an end that is in sight ~ the beginning of the end ~ an appointment with destiny ~ the end of a karmic lesson ~ the end of an era ~ a swift and sudden conclusion.
  • 16. an epilogue ~ a dying off ~ activity that is curtailed ~ closing day of something ~ an event winding down and drawing to a conclusion ~ a dignified death ~ a wake or funeral.
  • 17. a purifying death of self ~ trials and tribulations ~ the endless challenges of the impossible ~ a limitation becoming apparent.
  • 18. a shedding of skin ~ a hibernation of sorts ~ a cancellation of plans.
  • 20. a convenient stopping point.

MN9 of Staves - Verbs:
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(Might use for Position 2, 4, 6 or 8 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. dealing with death and endings ~ stopping ~ ceasing and desisting ~ finishing once and for all ~ putting an end to something once and for all ~ burying something forever ~ putting something or someone to rest ~ honoring the dead ~ putting an end to something difficult ~ trying things beyond your capabilities ~ solving a puzzle ~ playing dead ~ achieving a sufficient amount as to not need any more - thus reaching an end ~ letting something die ~ hibernating ~ cooling down after an activity ~ resting in peace ~ making concessions toward a conclusion ~ negotiating a satisfactory closure ~ appeasing the Gods ~ trying to accomplish the impossible ~ exhausting all possibilities ~ forgetting the past - erasing it from your memory ~ just saying no ~ saying no and meaning it ~ putting the kibosh on something ~ quitting your job to move on ~ reaching the end of something - like finishing a big book or leaving a long held job ~ overcoming alot of difficulty and near impossible obstacles ~ letting nothing pass ~ solving tough problems and puzzles ~ sticking to a budget ~ closing the books on something ~ washing your hands of the whole affair ~ wiping the slate clean ~ sticking to your guns ~ allowing no ifs ands or buts about it ~ leaving no stone unturned ~ pulling an about face ~ escaping by the skin of your teeth ~ being very near the end ~ being limited by a budget ~ being limited by other self-imposed limitations ~ having nowhere to go but up ~ having a phase in your life be over ~ having a brush with death and living to tell about it ~ forgetting.

MN9 of Staves - Reactions:
(thoughts, opinions, feelings, observations, guiding voice)
(Might use for position 3, 5, 7 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • 1. it’s all I can do for now ~ nothing more to be said ~ hey it’s water over the dam ~ that’s the old me dead and gone ~ never again ~ life goes on - this is over ~ I guess I know my limitations now ~ all’s well that ends well.
  • 5. it’s time to quit ~ it’s sad when things have to break up but there is no more to be done here ~ at least it’s over now ~ finally! - it’s over ~ I’m thinking no - ah ah - no way ~ it’s not bad - just a work in progress.
  • 6. I must fulfill my destiny.
  • 8. R.I.P. ~ what’s done is done ~ no use crying over spilt milk ~ never say never ~ it ain’t over ‘till it’s over ~ all things must pass ~ death hath nothing terrible in it - but what life hath made so ~ it’s never too late ~ if you gotta be dead - be drop dead------feel like doing nothing ~ feel like quitting or stopping ~ happy that something is finally over ~ glad it’s over ~ a strong desire to quit ~ feel as though this is a good enough stopping point ~ want to put an end to something ~ want it to end ~ want it to be over ~ to see something through to a definite conclusion ~ to kill something dead once and for all ~ to have search ended successfully.

MN9 of Staves - Predictions:
(what might happen)
(Might use for Position 6, 7, 8 or 9 of Binary Spread)

  • your about this close to quitting - I can tell ~ you’ve made your decision and it’s NO - no way.
  • I see you quitting your job and moving on ~ finding ways around the barriers and obstacles that confront you ~ playing this right down to the wire.
  • what an ordeal - but don’t worry it’s almost over ~ you are about to hit the end of whatever it is you are trying to end ~ your almost there right now ~ don’t worry, you will probably end this all on you own soon enough ~ this will not last forever ~ it will be over soon enough ~ it will all end soon ~ you will finish this and it will never haunt you again ~ you’re gonna see this to the end if it kills you ~ you will either quit or be fired very soon - and that will be o.k. with you ~ you will be fired from your job and it will be the best thing ever ~ your efforts will appease those concerned.

MN9 of Staves - Life Biased Advice:
(admonitions, words of wisdom, proverbs, maxims, epigrams, aphorisms)
(Might use for any position of Binary Spread)

  • know your limitations ~ just say no! ~ stop here you have gone far enough ~ bury the hatchet ~ put an end to it ~ leave no stone unturned ~ exhaust all possibilities ~ stay within your field ~ do it now before it’s too late ~ try to find a solution that will end this ~ don’t think of yourself as limited ~ don’t be afraid - you will die many deaths ~ don’t quit until it’s finished ~ you’ll feel alot better if you see this to the end - finish it off - go that last mile!
  • you are never too old to learn ~ nothing stays the same forever.
  • the oldest man that ever lived died - at last ~ the earth produces all things and receives all again ~ death is a path that must be trod - if a man would ever pass to God ~ better late than never ~ what’s past help should be past grief.

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