Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 85,567 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Offending The Validity Of Truth - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

When it clearly appears those in denial,
Only choose to hear and see...
What it is they wish and want to believe,
The ones who are wasting their time...
Seem to be those people persistent,
In the underlining of the facts...
On huge and mounted neon signs,
Affixed everywhere to be seen in public.
Offending both the validity of dismissed truth,
As well as the many who claim...
Such activities are mentally abusive.
And affects the demands they present,
To have life lived from their perspective consented.
No matter who opposes the content of their entitlements,
With 'absurd' and outlandish realities they find to be pointless!

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 11, 2012



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