To Call a Spade a Spade

It was Adam began it.

Look around you, said the Lord, at the trees, the flowers, the fruits in this garden. What will you name them? For without a name, you cannot know them.

Then the Lord said, look around you at the beasts of the air, and water and land. To you I give the right to name them.

And Adam did as he was bid and applied a nomenclature to the world around him.

76 words for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Nomenclature

About crispina kemp

Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales
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8 Responses to To Call a Spade a Spade

  1. Dale says:

    When I saw the image, I was like… whaaaa? But it is a good choice to go with this prompt that I have zero idea what to do with so I completely ignored!

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  2. That’s one of those words I kind of think I know what it means but I’m not sure – now I know for sure!

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  3. Bill says:

    Nicely done. A true rose by every other name.

    Liked by 1 person

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