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Do I need to know that your mother in laws cousinís hairdresser is allergic
by Ed Matlack

Thursday, July 07, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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How I hate people who gossip...!

Do I need to know that your mother in laws cousinís hairdresser is allergic to # 2 pencilÖ?


 


All the things we are told,


I hate to be forcefully sold,


When from family it comes from the fold,


Better to be put out into the freezing coldÖ


 


I donít want to know all the dirt,


I donít care to be the first or last to know,


Donít come knocking on my door with all the news, you old crow,


What makes you think I care about others woeÖ?


 


So they did commit suicide,


So they did so with a pan to fry,


Burning down the house in the process,


As long as they did to themselves, I donít care whyÖ


 


Who needs a telephone?


Who needs a telegraph?


Who needs to watch the television?


If I want to know, all I have to do is ask the local gossip,


They can then tell me of everyone elseís indecisionÖ


            © ed ~ 7/7/05


 


 


 


 

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Reviewed by Sandra Mushi 7/9/2005
Amen!!!
Reviewed by Katy Walsvik 7/8/2005
What a grand 'he said, she said' rant, Eddie M...

Gossip... phooey!

BUT... did you hear about... ooooooooo

katy xox
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 7/8/2005
Gossip is a piss off!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Roger Ochs 7/8/2005
Whoa! I love gossip. In fact, did you that Rufuz is messin' around with that Retriever up the road? I hear that his old flame the Rottie bitch is really angry.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 7/8/2005
Sounds a bit personal, Ed. LOL
Reviewed by jude forese 7/8/2005
gossip promotes exaggeration and's a real drag ...
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 7/7/2005
Gossip sucks!!
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Nordette Adams 7/7/2005
Thank you, Ed. I needed to get my mind of the real and back to the real and gossips are the everyday real of the real pain in the ass.



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