Shel Silverstein

“I'm making a list
I'm making a list of things I must say
For politeness,
And goodness and kindness and gentleness
Sweetness and rightness:
Hello
Pardon me
How are you?
Excuse me
Bless you
May I?
Thank you
Goodbye
If you know some that I've forgot,
Please stick them in you eye!”


Shel Silverstein, Where the Sidewalk Ends
tags: humor, manners, poems
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Where the Sidewalk Ends Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
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