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Grandmother said, “keep your secret.”

Grandmother said, “keep your secret.”

posted on Tuesday September 28, 2010 | in Crik Crak,Tuning in to Josephine | 4 Comments

Keep your secret.  It’s a creole proverb.  Over and over again I hear it in my head. Keep your secret.  It goes along the lines of “know thy self” and when you know yourself then you should keep your secret.

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  1. Englishvers (Reply) on Tuesday 28, 2010

    Dear Shala,
    Since it’s terribly quiet in here – am leaving you a comment on the above post.
    I hope you don’t mind. My mama sang this Creole proverb to my sister whenever she confided in the wrong friends.
    If one truly knows oneself – one should keep one’s secret closer to one’s pillows;-)

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  3. MR.MEYER (Reply) on Tuesday 28, 2010

    Wel for some(like me) its a lesson to be learned over and over again whenever one is faced with how much one shows or tells about them self in any new situation in live.

  4. Eunice (Reply) on Tuesday 28, 2010

    It’s not only a proverb but a motto we should repeat in our heads. Sometimes I wished I knew it when I was younger

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