The divinities of Fate, whom the Romans call the Parcae and the Greeks called the Moirai, were three in number. Clotho spun the thread of life, Lachesis measured it, and Atropos cut it.

The Fates

Clotho and Lachesis
—Atropos, too, is a
Part of the trip—
Destiny's goddesses
Practice their specialities:
Spin, measure, snip!

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