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(07 April 1950 / London)

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Haiku 20

He who talks too much
Is like a clanging cymbal
That does your head in.

Submitted: Friday, July 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, July 18, 2013

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  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (7/8/2013 10:11:00 AM)

    I felt as if my head got squeezed between clanging cymbals. Beautiful. Thank you.

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  • Walterrean Salley (7/8/2013 5:29:00 AM)

    Wow. I could not have said it better.

  • Ramesh Rai (7/6/2013 8:40:00 PM)

    a talkative person sometimes gives headache

  • Shahzia Batool (7/6/2013 8:47:00 AM)

    a word of wisdom, and very right! ! !

  • Dave Walker (7/5/2013 5:16:00 PM)

    Too right, a great poem.

  • Heather Wilkins (7/5/2013 9:17:00 AM)

    excellent message and so true.

  • Cynthia Buhain-baello (7/5/2013 7:38:00 AM)

    Brilliant, timely message.

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