Foot in the Mouth

baby with foot

The baby puts her foot
in her mouth–how cute.
I put my foot in my mouth
and look like a fool.

The flexibility of youth
turned rigid with age.

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4 Responses to Foot in the Mouth

  1. My children all did, then bit them and cried – it was attached! Discovery!

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  2. livingonchi says:

    I love the photos with your poetry. It makes your poems so soft and sweet.

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  3. splendiferoussimplicity says:

    True indeed!

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