Infidels

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Infidels

we’ve had losses in this war of
infamous reciprocation

love-struck infidels fathom
darkness with their lips for
fleeting moments

in the summer sun
your voice calls mine,

hips stir with belief and
I crash test significance.

© Ben Ditmars 2015

Photograph Courtesy of Terri Sluder Malek