Tuesday’s Piece

But it’s easy ‘nough to titter w’en de stew is smokin’ hot,
But hit’s mighty ha’d to giggle w’en dey’s nuffin’ in de pot.

(From Philosophy by Paul Laurence Dunbar, 1872 – 1906)

John Lentell
Rhodesia Herald
7th June, 1971


Monday’s Piece

Some praise at morning what they blame at night,
But always think the last opinion right.

(Alexander Pope, 1688 – 1744)

John Lentell
Rhodesia Herald
6th June, 1971