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Careful What You Say
by George E Thompson
Monday, February 12, 2007
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Wagging tongues can be unhealthy for you.

Careful what you say—


It may come back to haunt you some day.


Eyes that cut through you


And tongues that will thrash, too.


All too often many have said hurtful phrases


And for what?  There is no praise….


Only the harsh reality of what you say


Coming back to haunt you one day.


(c) 2007 George E Thompson



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Reviewed by Lois Christensen 7/3/2008
I gossip lots, wish I didn't can't help myself. With my friends at Bingo they all do it. Sometimes I have to defend the person they are talking about. We should not hurt our friends or people we love either. Sometimes it is irrelevant what we are even talking about them for and just to stir up trouble is sometimes why we talk about others.
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 7/12/2007
This is oh so true george. People should take heed and be careful at what they let slip past their lips. Rose
Reviewed by Denise Contreras 2/13/2007
so true hugs Angela
Reviewed by ~ Holly Harbridge (Reader) 2/12/2007
How true are these words my friend. Holly
Reviewed by K. Mulroney 2/12/2007
A subject we are all guilty of. Wagging those words on the tip of a blade like tongue. Nice job George!
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