In This Hall of Mirrors

photo credit: D()MENICK In the Night via photopin (license)

There are many faces reflecting back at me.
Some old, some young, a few wise but more foolish.
Yet, all tell the truth, after a fashion.
Even when the truth is a lie;
A deceit wrapped about a bitter pill
To make the medicine that much easier to stomach.
Such are the lies we tell ourselves in this hall of mirrors.

© 2019 | Frank Regan, All rights reserved.

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