Hola Auslander mi Paputchik

cropped-saffo1.jpgFools and children tell the truth. Locos y ninos dicen
la verdad. For the rest of us, it’s la habanero tanzen.

Zum Beispiel, I know a woman with man-feet, you’ll never
see those dogs in public. She’s a sexy paputchik with man-feet.

This was said about that bandito, Benjamin Franklin,
“Eripuit caelo fulmen sceptrumque tyrannis.”–He snatched
thunder from heaven and sceptor from tyrants.

And though chi ama assai parla poco– true love is without
words– there is many a slip between the cup and the lip.
Del plato a la boca se piede la sopa, you might say.

Aus den Augen, Aus den Sinn– out of sight out of mind–
by nightfall all the cats are gray.
Bei Nacht sind alle Katzengrau.
And besides, de noche todoslos gatos son pardos.

So, voyageur, repeat after me, “Chercher la la pitite bete.” Nice.
Now go now. Search for the little beast that is excessively finicky.
C’est le commencemet de la fin– this could be the beginning of the end.

At last, you must remember this: though aliguando bonus doritat Homersus,
a kiss is still a kiss. And don’t tell anyone I told you this, lo prometes?
but sometimes– shhhhhhh– even the great Homer sleeps.


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