|I have a
on whom I frequently rely
to use as an excuse,
well no, actually lie.
It works quite well, I must
In fact, hes really a perfect fit
for me to dodge a social event
without feelings being dent.
I just say that
its really a shame,
but I cannot join them in their game
because I promised my cousin dear
that I would be with him so I could hear
the recital he was performing on that
which coincided by some fate.
Everyone asks when
theyll meet him
which leaves me hanging on a limb
from which I fear that one day soon
I will fall and my reputation ruin.