God Bent in the Garden and Kissed Him

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God Bent in the Garden and Kissed Him   If you saw the flies wander the taught yellow skin, and if you smelled the ovens;   if you felt the ribbons of flesh harrowed across a slave’s broad back;   and if you heard a girl scream and bleed when soldiers line up between her splayed legs   you would not be so quick to liken human utterance and human ...