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THE TONGUE.

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THE TONGUE. The boneless tongue, so small and weak, Can crush and kill, declared the Greek. The tongue destroys a greater horde," The Turk asserts, ''than does the sword." The Persian proverb wisely saith, A lengthy tongue-an early death," Or sometimes takes this form instead, Don't let your tongue cut off your head." The tongue can speak a word whose speed," Says the Chinese, outstrips the steed." While Arab sages this imparl, The tongue's great storehouse is the heart." From Hebrew wit the maxim sprnng, "Though feet should slip ne'er let the tongae." The sacred writer crorfns the whole, Who keeps his tongue doth keep his soul."

LEWIS .MORRIS TO LORD TENNYSON.

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