The Bride of the First House (bride) wrote,
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Fair Words Butter No Parsnips

weather: clear
outside: 26.8°C
mood: ...


    Words are but wind that do from men proceed
    None but Chamelions on bare Air can feed
    Great men large hopeful promises may utter
    But words did never Fish or Parsnips butter.


-- John Taylor, the Water Poet

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