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TANKA ON THE WORD “NO”

Good Girls Say What They Mean

And mean what they say

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

Good girls will say yes,

Some are still taught that today.

Such a lie they’re told.

Good girls will say what they mean.

Yes, no, I don’t know… just wait.

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Kim McKinney

Kim McKinney

A non-niche writer who loves a good story. My ADHD mind thinks way too much for its own good, but I have grown to love it. An idea person.