I open my mouth and out pops something spiteful
Words are so cheap
But they can turn out expensive
Words like conviction can turn into a sentence
If it helps you see
If it clears your eyes
Obviously, we’ll survive if they never see the light of day, but then the question must be asked – do you really want to live in a world without Wrigley boots?
No, no we don’t.
Where can I go for a little bit of peace
Too much racket up in D.C.
Whole lot of talking, money changing hands
Little bitty men with big plans
Blushing is a guarantee of a fundamental, unbudgeable involuntary honesty, a reminder to ourselves and to the world that something deep within us is offended by, and won’t tolerate, fraudulence or arrogance.
In Praise of Blushing, The Book of Life