Apology

Do you mean it? Are you apologising with sincerity And because you know you are wrong? Or is it because someone else believed me? One comes with humility; the other with clenched teeth

Spy

There is a spy in our midst Claiming to be friend Gathering info day and night Reporting what is learned Sharing it in darkness and light Beware of the spy Look for the fake smile And the well-rehearsed charm Say little of what matters You have been warned