Always tell lies

Always tell lies-

Always tell lies with a smile-
light is swifter than sound-
First impressions burrow deep
And are more fastly bound.

And we love not to disturb our sleep
with grim reality-
smiling lies arm our souls
against truth’s cacophony.

Raymond Weaver
Sept. 9, 2014

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About elrondsilvermaul

I never know what to say about myself. I let what I write try to speak as to who I am. I can only add, here, that I am 72, live in a nursing home, am twenty years a cancer survivor, and identify as a gay male. I intend to use this blog as storage for poems? written over the long years (and still being written). This does not preclude other uses.
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