Fillet of a fenny snake,
In the cauldron boil and bake …
Um, ladies …
Eye of newt, and toe of frog,
Wool of bat, and tongue of dog.
Adder’s fork, and blind-worm’s sting,
Lizard’s leg, and howlet’s wing,
Scale of dragon, tooth of wolf …
You wretched charlatans. All I want is a salve for my skin.
Written from Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt