A couple of small things I noticed this morning…
thick and basic black
burned into the earth
where the wall will go
A man and a woman stand
before a pop-up altar
a sign sticking out of the ground:
Checkmate turns to stalemate
A gentle rain falls
the trees bear silent witness
The conflict has begun
(11 August 2019)
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