Saturday, November 15, 2008

waka of budouadana: Words

Mere words do not kill,
At least not in an instant,
But in a lifetime
Enough verbal cruelty
Can reduce a life to naught.

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1 comment:

Tennessee Jed said...

I have always said the rhyme "Sticks and stones" would not have been written if words did not hurt so much.