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‘The Frightened Man’

The frightened man flees from Truth

He hides in the shadows of his lies

To conceal the warts upon his face

The dishonesty his dissembling denies

Only those who purposely look away

Can pretend they do not see

The iniquity of this tragic man

Invented by unreality TV

In the sewer that is his soul

Decency drowns in whirlpools of self-acclaim

Noxious insults foul the air

Evil is aflame

Listen to the lies he spews

They tell the truth about him

He runs a desperate shell game

His utopia is false and grim

Greg Lewis

Woody Creek


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