Lawrence S. Pertillar

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Most Intelligent - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

I may not be the most intelligent.
To consciously know this to admit.
But I could never prove to myself.
Or others.
That lieing to do publicly,
Will provide me with long lasting benefits.
If I continued to insist,
I am mentally equipped.
While others around me are more convinced,
What I need and immediately...
Is just one psychiatrist.
Who is familiar with,
Putting nuts back into a can.

Topic(s) of this poem: mental illness

Comments about Most Intelligent by Lawrence S. Pertillar

  • Edmund Strolis (9/1/2018 6:30:00 PM)

    Well written and conceived. The blueprint of delusion. The pitfalls of pride. You nailed it on the head. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, August 31, 2018

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