Atef Ayadi


you do not need a lawyer


you do not need a lawyer
if you want to defend
a case
against me

or to defend yourself?


personally!
i will stand for myself.

i always do.
and will,

cause,

there is no better

and
beautiful way

to

stand up

open,
unshaken,
and

kiss without being kissed!
touch without being touched!

with a well postured confident smile
that does not need
to defend itself.

so,
whether you come
with a lawyer
a kiss,
or an unshaken smile,

I still can defend myself?

Submitted: Tuesday, September 02, 2008
Edited: Wednesday, September 03, 2008

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