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Mama Lied

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Below is the poem entitled Mama Lied which was written by poet Jordan Eguavoen. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Mama Lied

It’s Festering Smiles!
What a beautiful sight.

I rocked ignorance in style
And the crowd went wild!

Can I go for a swim
And live in the sea?

Numbers lie
And numbers collide.

But you lied too Mama.
Life is too long
But happens in short bursts

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 11/8/2017 1:44:00 PM
Sad first post.. Welcome to poetry soup..
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