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Lies

Rating: 2.9

Lying to the young is wrong.
Proving to them that lies are true is wrong.
Telling them
that God’s in his heaven
and all’s well with the world
is wrong.
They know what you mean.
They are people too.
Tell them the difficulties
can’t be counted,

and let them see
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Alexander 19 February 2021

Yevgeny Yevtushenko did not write this poem in the 1952, looks like he did not write it at all.

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Chris 18 January 2018

This is a poem that, opened my soul and gave life to it. It somehow gave me the realization of the truth to a lie that has never been told.

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