repelled our lips turn unfamiliar
a thousand contradictions despite the smiles
an axiom birthed
reconstructed and blue;
warned we were of this indefinable
sense of decomposition
now here we are reduced to
simplified semblances of self.
© Copyright Joseph A. Pinto. All Rights Reserved.
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