- A Lie -

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You should never tell a lie.

Submitted: November 28, 2012

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Submitted: November 28, 2012

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My father approached me by surprise
Telling me, he wants to go to a Casino.
Yet, he would like me to tell a lie.
I said to my father, 
“My mother needs to Know...”


My friend called me by his mobile
To tell his girlfriend he was on a meeting
But he was on a dating.
I confronted my friend.
I said, “Better inform your girlfriend
'Cause I just can't tell another lie.”


My wife told me yesterday.
She said, “I am sorry.”
But when I looked into her eyes, 
I saw lack of sincerity.
I told my wife, 
“Hey, you can't lie to me.”


Now I ask myself, 
Why everyone needs to lie? 
'Cause it's a lie, I hate.
'Cause it's a lie, I don't want it.
'Cause it's a lie, I can't forgive.
'Cause it's a lie, I can't forget.



After all, a lie is a lie. 


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