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Sweet Money Talk

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A husband must have control over his wife,

Without which he does not feel secure,

This is the case-

For most men.


I must earn more than you,

Otherwise I am not a man,

You understand, dear?

I love you.


But my mother tells me I must have a bit of my own savings,

A woman must protect herself,

In case of emergency,

Is that not so?


Silly girl!

You stay at home and be a good mother and wife,

About money- 

Leave that to me.


But I must look out for myself,

Oh I know we two make one whole,

But I just don't want to be-

Totally under your control.


And this-alas,

The tension-

Between a couple- of money,

And of a woman's secret savings.

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