Poetry by Jeff Green

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A foolish thing

by cricketjeff on February 26, 2008.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

Have I done a foolish thing?
I told the truth to a friend.
I praised a beautiful thing in
words she did not want to hear.
And now I hurt.
I did not mean to hurt her,
But I do not want to lie.
Have I done a foolish thing?