snake polypody quotes- 10 of
Green Snake, when I hung you round my neck
and stroked your cold, pulsing throat
Made of old rags of tongues,
of flesh slipped through the abortionist's knife
you snake thing....
Take heed, fair Eve! you do not make
Another tempter of this snake;
A marble one so warmed would speak.
Whoever digs a pit will fall into it; and whoever breaks through a wall will be bitten by a snake.
If you hit a snake and don't kill it, you'll be sorry later on.
Don't criticize a snake for not having a horn; for all you know it may someday become a dragon.
People can be as greedy as a snake trying to swallow an elephant.
Even in a bamboo tube, a snake still wants to wiggle.
Once bitten by a snake, one shies at well ropes for the next three years.
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