Lizette Woodworth Reese

(January 9, 1856 – December 17, 1935 / Waverly)

Reserve - Poem by Lizette Woodworth Reese

Keep back the one word more,
Nor give of your whole store;
For, it may be, in Art’s sole hour of need,
Lacking that word, you shall be poor indeed.

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  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (5/19/2014 10:42:00 AM)

    I guess the way I translate this would be to never talk too much? Watch what you say? (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 17, 2011

Poem Edited: Saturday, December 17, 2011

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