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Pookey's Poems

(03/06/1959 / Chicago)

Think Before You Do


Think before you do
Or you wind up screwed
Take it from me
And you better believe
You can't take back
The words that are misconstrued

You really didn't mean
To say such a thing
When you want to say
'It's not what I mean'

It was the pain on your tongue
that was doing the talking
And now the head on your shoulders
Might be doing the walking

Submitted: Friday, August 18, 2006
Edited: Thursday, August 26, 2010

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  • Tracey Collins (8/18/2006 5:56:00 AM)

    I totally agree with you always think before you talk, or you say the wrong thing
    and then the (blow up begins) .... (Report) Reply

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