Pretty Lies

I hide the truth, but I’ve some pretty lies
Wrapped up here in some packages for you —
You’re welcome to come get them any time;
It really is the least that I can do.

For doing but my least is my new thing;
I sing these happy songs of fantasy —
Please take a pretty lie before you go:
The truth’s wrapped up and trapped
Inside of

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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