Choice

The promise of presence and then continued absences strike it deeper still.

 

Picture perfect a beautiful way to describe the portrait of community.

 

That image to be protected no matter the cost of humanity’s downfall, imperfection.

 

Conformity is patented in stringed decorations, flowing fabrics, smiles wide. Arms outstretched,  snatched back in horror at the grimy truth spoken while the deceit of ignorance is blended in theology. Legality firm.

 

Curiosity bashed in veiled humor. Mockers upheld.

 

Pursuing life outside the matter of substance, may yet be the most important matter.