Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 48,706 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

No Excuses Needed To Be Made - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

Why is it that those who have lied on others...
And have done this most of their lives,
With an evil purpose and intent to belittle...
Would now get upset,
To express that those they have lied on,
Seem not to want to associated with them.
As if to think of their own misdeeds...
Forgivable to forget when done to someone else.

But an evilness like this is deeply embedded.
And those who know it for what it is stay away,
With no excuses needed to be made.
Nor reasons to express a desire to address it.
To stay away eliminates the telling of further lies heard,
By those who habitually are prone automatically...
To be in a lie telling zone,
Believed by them not to be known by others.


Comments about No Excuses Needed To Be Made by Lawrence S. Pertillar

  • (5/25/2012 11:04:00 PM)


    It is a world mispeopled by shameless hypocrites! The greedy intention is to live off the backs of others.A fantastic read.Yuh's mesmerizing wonderful poet.Thanks again and again (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, May 25, 2012



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