Sanctification

It would be easy to see
the patient in bed 9
with the crown of thorns
as an image of sanctification
but in this makeshift ward
where all is camouflage
it is another type of halo
designed for spinal traction.

Janne D Graham
in response to: X-ray Technicians with Halo Traction Patient

© Janne D Graham 2014, all rights reserved.

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