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Posted by Benjamin Ashley on August 11, 2009 at 2:47 PM Comments comments (2)


It would be unhonest of me to say

I was not honest in the least that day.

Why would I stand here and lie to you,

When the truth was through and through?


If you didn't believe the truth,

The lie was just beyond, behind my tooth.

If lies could speak with authority,

The lie would be the truth to me.


So the truth isn't true in your eyes? Then

The truth isn't true, and lies aren't lies.

The honesty o...

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Posted by Benjamin Ashley on August 10, 2009 at 5:04 PM Comments comments (2)



When we were young, we could be anything.

We could go anywhere and have everything.

The world was unlimited and dreams flew

When no work and all play was all we knew.


Then we grow a little, and we start to decide

What we're going to be, what car we'd ride.

Some of us start working for those dreams,

Others are still looking for what life means.


A few more years, and now we dream to

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