Love Poison No. 13
by Jon Jacks
Born under the 13th sign, she dances as entrancingly as the serpent, he creates venomous potions.
She becomes the citizens’ darling, he the elite’s secretive aid to wielding power.
Her love is reserved for her art.
His finest concoction poisons the mind against those you love.
So, just how much will he give her to make her his?