Monday, April 4, 2016
Speaking With Foot In Mouth
By Jim Rapp
Language is a dead giveaway.
Innocent Lexis, mindless
Of verbal traps, rushes to say
What proper Couth cannot redress.
It must be part of heaven’s joy;
A little part of heaven’s mirth;
That “the speaking one” can’t deploy
His gift except with foot in mouth.