Treasure Island

Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Reflection On Caution


Affection is a noble quality;
It leads to generosity and jollity.
But it also leads to breach of promise
If you go around lavishing it on red-hot momise.

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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