Playing on a Word: Scarlet

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“Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow.”
-Isaiah 1:18 (in the Old Testament in the Bible)

“Those lips of thine have profaned their scarlet ornaments
And sealed false bonds of love as oft as mine..”
-Shakespeare’s Sonnet 142

Scarlet

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