Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Recipe Poem for a Happy Marriage

A Good Wedding Cake.


1lb butter of youth.

4lbs of love.

1lb of good looks,

1lb of sweet temper.

3lb of self forgetfulness.

1lb of pounded wit.

1lb of blindness of faults.

1lb of good humour.

1 tablespoon of sweet argument.

1 pint of rippling laughter.

1 wine glass of common sense.

1oz of modesty.

Poet Unknown