human eyes held stare of the bull, sword raised high the
*coup de gráce, swift...
*coup de gráce = death blow. Although there is still bullfighting in France, it is protected by law but in 2015 it was removed from France's list of traditional heritage.
Golpe de gracia is the Spanish version which would have been more appropriate but has too many syllables to fit in! ❤Carolyn❤