(Her Memory is) Punishment Enough

I’ll never need to get down on my knees again Fill up another corner of my mind Recriminations won’t keep me up at night Her memory is punishment enough Stupidity is the lord’s only immortal sin His sentencing is swift and to the point But I’ll never need to be arrested for my crimes Her memory is punishment enough Lies are only evil when you buy them like the truth Sugar coated like a baby’s pill But I’ll never have to swallow bitter medicine Her memory is punishment enough Words I thought were gospel from a silken tongue Came back…

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