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Feb 16
He died
the day before
his birth
the curse had worked again

in the womb
their feticide
a last amen

The garden path
a stepford trap
whose fruit trees
bear the scorn

Enoch built
to hide the curse
the Mark of Cain
— damnation born

(The New Room: February, 2024)
Kurt Philip Behm
Written by
Kurt Philip Behm
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