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A Word To Husbands By Ogden Nash

This poem was written by Ogden Nash (1902-1971). Nash was know as a writers of humorous poetry. He wrote over 500 pieces of comic verse. In this poem, Nash sets his vision on the relationship between husband and wife. He points out that silence is often the best policy.

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A Word To Husbands


To keep your marriage brimming
With love in the loving cup,
Whenever you're wrong, admit it;
Whenever you're right, shut up.

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  • by Rain Sparrow
  • 1 year ago

It is pretty amusing because it really applies to both husbands and wives with the effect it can have.

  • by Marion - West Australia
  • 2 years ago

It amuses me because it applies equally to wives :)

  • by Castlemaine
  • 3 years ago

Simple and to the point, and so very true.

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