Treasure Island

PRADIP DASGUPTA

(1-10-1989 / JAMSHEDPUR)

LIE


Yes i lie.
Sometime to save myself.
Sometime to get respect.
Yes the mask of lie hides
my real face.
If that fall then i will be
all open.
I lie with eyes on eyes,
with smiles and with tears.
I lie everyday, every week,
every month and every year.
But when the light of truth
comes, the lie vanishes
leaving me helpless and
shameless.

Submitted: Saturday, February 16, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, December 17, 2013

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