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Of late I've learnt how to tell a lie,
Utter lie -
Whenever it is,
However it is,
Whatever it is.

To tell a lie
Before somebody is,
Now, for me,
Like bread and butter.

Only to have
A crust of bread
A little bit of butter.

Dedicated to my friend "Srijon Paul"

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by Myth

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Straight to the heart. Like a punch in the face. Very honest, and very straightforward.
Great one!!

( Posted by: Serendipity [Member] On: July 12, 2004 )

little white lie
"to tell a lie before somebody is". I read that line 100 times. Im not sure I'm taking it the same way as you are, but thats the beauty that each person can walk away with something diff.
Excellent poem!

( Posted by: lizardking [Member] On: July 13, 2004 )

I read this over several times and each time I liked it more. This is nicely done...I am off to read more of yours...hopefully to comment, if not, I will be back!! (sorry for using that old and tired Cliche...but i will be back) hehe :-)

( Posted by: Dareva [Member] On: July 14, 2004 )

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