"Now lay your bet with mine, nor let2008 Update: Sensible to wind and wave, to the exclusion of boulder and battleship.
These gamblers take your cash."
"Nay, this child makes no bet." "Great snakes!
How can you be so rash?"
—Bootle P. Gish
In the the days of my prime,
Rash, I did wander
With no care for safety or future.
After living some time
I now thoughtfully ponder
The lessons sewn into each suture.