Who is worse shoed than the shoemaker’s wife? The shoemaker’s children.
The shoemaker’s children go barefoot.
The shoemaker, occupied with making shoes for the town’s feet forgets about the ones closest to him. The shoemaker, who puts ‘make my family shoes’ at the end of his to-do list forgets that he never quiet reaches the end. The shoemaker for want of providing for his family, forgets the simplest way how… But he has good intentions.
Who is worse shoed than the shoemaker’s wife? The shoemaker.