Treasure Island

maria sudibyo

(280883 / parist van java)

Fundamental of Liar Chapter CXLII: A Little Too Intelligent Subordinate


I'm not slacking
I have good reason 
(I simply don't like it)

I'm not misusing authority
I prefer to look for something more beneficial
(and there is no harm done)

I'm not incompetent
I don't want to be blamed
(when it is you who break your own rule)

I'm not neglecting
I really know the consequence
(it's more effecting to you)

I'm not unfaithful
We never say a word of agreement
(I only make you believe that I'm bound to you)

I'm not tarrying
I just need more time to adjust
(and answer with a deceptive remark)

I'm not reasoning
I don't see the logic of it
(to follow your command like a dog)

I'm not contradicting
I just cope something that constantly disturbing
(like your constant whining)

I'm not corrupting
I always work efficiently
(and find where I could sneak secretly)

I don't make an excuse
I'm just telling half truth
(to not make it suspicious)

I'm not lying
I only manipulating information
(for my convenient)

I'm not avoiding
I got another important business
(that I create myself)

I'm not run away
I just prepare my way
(to run away)

I'm not lazy
I select my own priority
(to spend my day leisurely)

I'm not indecisive
I already know where actually my heart lays
(but I will never confess it to you)

Submitted: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Edited: Thursday, January 24, 2013

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