The irreparable act of cutting or otherwise removing a string from one's person. This causes great pain and distress to both parties and is usually an act of desperation, as most simply leave it be.
A string tied to a now-deceased individual. The thread remains red on the end of the living partner, but further out it grows grey or black, hence why it is an accepted practice to cut it off where the red ends and tie it up.
The term used for a pair of individuals bound together by the same string, be it romantic or platonic. These two individuals will always be able to see the string between them.
Said of a strings which cause psychosomatic pain through the other party's rejection or attempts to pick it apart.
The collective term for an individual's strings. Sometimes shortened to 'The Lace'.
The act of looking at another person's interlace. This requires purposeful physical contact (lasting about thirty seconds) on the part of the instigator, and it is seriously bad form to do so without permission.
The common name for the international institution known as the Spectrum Organisation. SPECTRUM is an old company who fund research and technology to better understand the Strings and offer schemes to match up entwined pairs.
A single thread or string binding two individuals together that only they can see.
Not to be confused with String Theory. This is the popular term for the study of how the Strings work, and why they exist (if they even do in the first place). As a blanket term, it covers both scientific and philosophical work on the topic.
The folk name for the echoes of strong emotion some are said to feel through a string, especially a red string. Unlike fraying, these are not scientifically proven to exist, but there are many anecdotal accounts of the phenomenon stretching back through history.
Tying the Knot
Exclusively used to refer to the marriage of two Entwined individuals.
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