Treasure Island

Ogden Nash

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

Reflection On The Fallibility Of Nemesis


He who is ridden by a conscience
Worries about a lot of nonscience;
He without benefit of scruples
His fun and income soon quadruples.

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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