Re: Fw: forked tongues

From: Ben Crick (
Date: Fri Feb 18 2000 - 18:25:10 EST

On Thu 17 Feb 2000 (18:17:49), wrote:
> This may retain the parallelism, however, I think it is somewhat
> inaccurate. Double-talk generally has a connotation of nonsense.
> What is sought is something to signify dishonesty.

 I missed the original query and responses. Isn't the forked tongue the
 characteristic of the venomous snake? Like the serpent in the Garden of
Eden? A liar and a murderer from the beginning (John 8:44). Polycarp
 was a pupil of St John, was he not?

 Just my $0.02


 Revd Ben Crick, BA CF
 232 Canterbury Road, Birchington, Kent, CT7 9TD (UK)

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