Unsettling To Hear
Truth can be unsettling to hear it,
by Lawrence S. Pertillar
When confronted with facts,
By those looking back...
With the hope that denial subtracts,
A mental suffering they've endured to do...
As truth with evidence produced,
Seems less willing to forgive...
Acts of misdeeds to others,
Intentionally with a consciousness done.
Those atrocities we inflicted upon you,
Occurred eons ago.
When are you folks,
Going to chill out and cut us some slack? '