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the witness

The Witness. 

Prosecution´s witness 
Takes the stand his time to shine
Attention at last 
But he can´t help embellishing 
What he didn´t really see 
Defense turns on him 
Makes his report into lies
Witness close to tears 
He had only wanted to help
Getting a bad man behind bars. 

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  1. Date: 3/7/2013 9:13:00 AM
    "don't get involved" sounds pretty good right now. love, Kathy

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    Date: 3/8/2013 2:48:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry