Because X is a dichotomy of a letter. It has many meanings and interpretations. It is a spy letter, sneaking round corners, hidden in disguises.
It is a soft slide of the tongue to the teeth, Xylophone It is religion and symbolism, Xmas, Christ on a cross It is treasure, marking the spot, X It is a promise, X, drawn over the heart. I cross my heart… It is a declaration; mark an X next to the candidate of your choice It is a negation, X, you got it wrong. It is direction, X, North, East, South and West It is affection, X, I kiss you, X, I miss you It is the tipping point of a decision, X, a crossroads, which road will you take? It is a gasp and the catch at the back of the throat, seX
This is my submission for Assignment 4 of Souvenir Foto. Simply to shoot a letter. This X was taken from directly above as I stood on the tram tracks, hoping that a tram wouldn't suddenly zip round the corner and squash me flat. Mission accomplished.