Adjectives on the Typewriter

she moves her words like a prizefighter

21 April 2007

Poético

The Rules of Evidence
Lee Robinson

What you want to say most
is inadmissible.
Say it anyway.
Say it again.
What they tell you is irrelevant
can’t be denied and will
eventually be heard.
Every question
is a leading question.
Ask it anyway, then expect
what you won’t get.
There is no such thing
as the original
so you’ll have to make do
with a reasonable facsimile.
The history of the world
is hearsay. Hear it.
The whole truth
is unspeakable
and nothing but the truth
is a lie.
I swear this.
My oath is a kiss.
I swear
by everything
incredible.

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1 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Necesitas escribir un blog post de la corazon! Sea enojada! O escribes en espanol! Y no como una poema...

Tengo miedo para la nota de Gonzalez! (Gonzales? Jaja no se!)

-Me

May 13, 2007 at 11:13 AM  

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