The SWEETness of sugar cane wanes if you don't eat it all at once.
Let's call the horizontal line a rusty screwdriver, shall we? That way we can say. . .
a decline in life-energy. (used only about living things) Usually brought about by sickness, aging, or stress.
decline of the economy, decline and fall of the Roman empire, decline of Western Civilization Part 2.
When you rap, the rhymes from out your MOUTH is pitiful, but. . .
When I stab your mouth with a HORIZONTAL LINE (dagger) your health wanes.