Our World of Lies: A Half-Silly Poem

Updated on July 2, 2018
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Val is a life-long practically oriented student of effective emotional and attitudinal responses to the many challenges of life.

Even Nature found its way to lie

with Christmas cactus failing to bloom

and June-bugs not appearing before July

next, is mother-in-law not coming on her broom?


Wherever you turn, lies became norm

telling the truth is a really forgotten trend

and it doesn't matter anymore in which form

but without lying you won't get a lover or a friend.


Governments lie as examples to others

religious leaders just call it something nice

parents are lying, and so we lie to our brothers

while being truthful always seems to have its price.


Those catching us in lies and playing judges

may be nothing more but some picky buyers

who really cares if they are holding grudges

for they might be secretly even bigger liars.


However, if none of the above really sounds true

but you would need more before you suspect

that means I could be a better liar than you

or you just found so much of it correct.


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