The heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood and is divided into four chambers: the upper left and right atria and the lower left and right ventricles. Commonly, the right atrium and ventricle are referred to together as the right heart and their left counterparts as the left heart.
or: Ivan’s never been one for fairytales. Stories of mythic creatures and cosmic consequences veer too closely to the horrifying reality of what he’s seen firsthand on the Fold. He doesn’t need some out of touch parable to teach him about the difference between right and wrong — he’s only ever wanted to serve his country and win the war. Any distraction, any interference, is unacceptable. That includes Fedyor.
- Part 1 of anatomy of a heart
14 May 2021
[From Merriam Webster]
heart \ˈhärt\ n.
1 : a hollow muscular organ that acts as a force pump maintaining the circulation of blood
4 : the emotional or moral nature
5 : one’s innermost character, feelings, or inclinations