tongue of a butterfly


a: tongue of a butterfly ~
b: elephant's trunk


"The tongue of a butterfly is like an elephant's trunk, but very thin and wound up like a watch spring."

Writer: Don Gregorio
Date: Aug 26 2015 11:10 AM

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METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.