I Could Not Lie

Published June 10, 2020 by tindertender

I could not lie anymore, so I started to call my dog, “God.”
First he looked confused,
then he started smiling,
then he even
danced.
I kept at it: now he doesn’t even
bite.
I am wondering if this
might work
on people?

– Tukaram (1608-1649)

Photo: https://unsplash.com/@jamie452

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