Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

A Dead Statesman


I could not dig; I dared not rob:
Therefore I lied to please the mob.
Now all my lies are proved untrue
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  • Rookie Thomas Farquhar (4/9/2012 12:29:00 PM)

    As true today, as the day it was written. (Report) Reply

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