Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Accepted Hypocrisy


I apologize.
But with no intent,
Did I approach you to offend.
I have never accepted hypocrisy.
And I know the doing of it,
You would find me to approve.
But I apologize,
And with no intent...
Do I wish to want this,
To prove to you I can do.
Even if I could,
How would my doing it...
Be of benefit to you?

Submitted: Sunday, July 13, 2014

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