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Limerick Game - Version 3

::Constance52347
02/28/16 5:22 AM GMT
I thought I'd start a new thread:

There was an old cat named "Meow"
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.Tootles
09/25/17 11:44 AM GMT
He failed to give a first line
Never mind we will manage just fine
We'll write with coherence
Without interference
So most of this limerick is mine!

New one:

Across the floor it scuttled
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::LynEve
09/25/17 11:58 AM GMT
Across the floor it scuttled
Looking quite befuddled
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.Tootles
09/25/17 8:32 PM GMT
Across the floor it scuttled
Looking quite befuddled
I'm puzzled, I confess...
I must hazard a guess
It drank the stuff I bottled
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.twinkel
09/26/17 1:02 PM GMT
Dance dance dance in the morning light
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Carpe Diem!
.Tootles
09/26/17 11:30 PM GMT
Dance dance dance in the morning light
Must get that view in black and white
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::LynEve
09/27/17 10:23 AM GMT
Dance dance dance in the morning light
Must get that view in black and white
Dancing in the dark is only for some
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.twinkel
09/27/17 3:18 PM GMT
Dance dance dance in the morning light
Must get that view in black and white
Dancing in the dark is only for some
Cause you never know who will come
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Carpe Diem!
+purmusic
09/27/17 10:31 PM GMT
Dance dance dance in the morning light
Must get that view in black and white
Dancing in the dark is only for some
Cause you never know who will come
A wolf in sheep's clothing, or that of a knight


New one:

Once there was a boy, who always dawdled
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.Tootles
09/28/17 1:50 PM GMT
Four people did that last one. :-) I think my line (the second) really needs to be changed to fit in.

Once there was a boy who always dawdled
Taking his time, he arrived home more chiled
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::LynEve
09/29/17 1:38 AM GMT
Once there was a boy who always dawdled
Taking his time, he arrived home more chiled
If he learned how to hurry
We could stop all this worry
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.Tootles
10/01/17 1:46 PM GMT
Once there was a boy who always dawdled
Taking his time, he arrived home more chilled
If he learned how to hurry
We could stop all this worry
...He wasn't with those kids who burgled
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.twinkel
10/02/17 9:41 AM GMT
My phone is ringing, who will it be
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Carpe Diem!
::LynEve
10/02/17 12:54 AM GMT
My phone is ringing, who will it be
Maybe someone with good news for me !
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.Tootles
10/03/17 10:01 AM GMT
My phone is ringing, who will it be
Maybe someone with good news for me !
A voice that was shrill
Screamed "you, pay my bill!"
So now I'm hiding out in this tree

New one:

Summer now draws to a close
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::LynEve
10/03/17 11:08 AM GMT
Summer now draws to a close
For me 'tis the winter that goes :)
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=Samatar
10/04/17 12:08 AM GMT
But on the equator
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
=Samatar
10/04/17 12:08 AM GMT
The seasons end later
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
=Samatar
10/04/17 12:09 AM GMT
And they have no great need for warm clothes.
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
.twinkel
10/04/17 9:02 AM GMT
Be good for animals all year
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Carpe Diem!
::LynEve
10/04/17 11:41 AM GMT
Be good for animals all year
Even though some you may fear
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.twinkel
10/31/17 9:42 AM GMT
Be good for animals all year
Even though some you may fear
Remember it's their world too
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Carpe Diem!
::LynEve
10/31/17 10:25 AM GMT
Be good for animals all year
Even though some you may fear
Remember it's their world too
And no matter what you do
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=Samatar
11/01/17 9:16 PM GMT
Don't let bugs crawl in your ear.

New:

The forums have been really dead
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
::LynEve
11/02/17 10:05 AM GMT
The forums have been really dead
Has all that's worth saying been said ?
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.mesmerized
12/06/17 9:52 PM GMT
The forums have been really dead
Has all that's worth saying been said ?
I'm sure that can't be
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
.Tootles
12/07/17 11:46 PM GMT
The forums have been really dead
Has all that's worth saying been said ?
I'm sure that can't be
They'll be singing with glee
As they roll up in Santa Claus's sled!

NEW ONE:

I'm happy to see our friend Pat
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.mesmerized
12/07/17 11:53 PM GMT
I'm happy to see our friend Pat
Well, thank-you, Sandra, for that!
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
::LynEve
12/08/17 3:18 AM GMT
I'm happy to see our friend Pat
Well, thank-you, Sandra, for that!
We are all making beelines
To her photos of felines
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.mesmerized
12/08/17 7:33 PM GMT
I'm happy to see our friend Pat
Well, thank-you, Sandra, for that!
We are all making beelines
To her photos of felines
And I smile like some Cheshire cat.

NEW ONE:

Cold, blustery winds are blowing
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
=Samatar
12/09/17 12:30 AM GMT
To warmer climes I will be going
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
::LynEve
12/09/17 12:01 AM GMT
Cold, blustery winds are blowing
To warmer climes I will be going
Wrapped up snug and warm
Away from the storm
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.Tootles
12/09/17 11:45 PM GMT
Cold, blustery winds are blowing
To warmer climes I will be going
Wrapped up snug and warm
Away from the storm
With festive joy we are glowing

NEW ONE:

I fetched my tree from the loft
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::LynEve
12/10/17 2:47 AM GMT
I fetched my tree from the loft
Xmas atmosphere to concoct
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.mesmerized
12/10/17 6:31 PM GMT
I fetched my tree from the loft
Xmas atmosphere to concoct
The memories it brings
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
.Tootles
12/10/17 8:47 PM GMT
I fetched my tree from the loft
Xmas atmosphere to concoct
The memories it brings
Just like baubles on strings
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=Samatar
12/10/17 9:04 PM GMT
Time for red santa hats to be doffed.

New:

It's not snowing outside my window
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
::LynEve
12/11/17 11:59 AM GMT
It's not snowing outside my window
By yonder tree I can see a flamingo !
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.mesmerized
12/11/17 8:18 PM GMT
It's not snowing outside my window
By yonder tree I can see a flamingo!
You see pink, I see white
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
=Samatar
12/11/17 8:50 PM GMT
Now the bird's taken flight
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
.Tootles
12/11/17 11:14 PM GMT
It's not snowing outside my window
By yonder tree I can see a flamingo!
You see pink, I see white
Now the bird's taken flight
After spotting the Santa Claus Gringo

New one:

"Post this Comment" it says below
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::0930_23
12/12/17 1:21 AM GMT
So we can see what you know
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
=Samatar
12/12/17 6:41 AM GMT
Okay, so I posted
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
::0930_23
12/12/17 3:06 PM GMT
Your photo's been roasted
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.Tootles
12/13/17 2:43 PM GMT
"Post this Comment" it says below
So we can see what you know
Okay, so I posted
"Your photo's been roasted
For being a jolly good show"

NEW ONE:

I got a pud-shaped Christmas card
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.mesmerized
12/14/17 12:06 AM GMT
I got a pud-shaped Christmas card
To visualize that is hard
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
::0930_23
12/14/17 1:07 AM GMT
A big pear comes to mind
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::LynEve
12/15/17 11:25 AM GMT
I got a pud-shaped Christmas card
To visualize that is hard
A big pear comes to mind
Of the green festive kind
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.Tootles
12/15/17 4:57 PM GMT
I got a pud-shaped Christmas card
To visualize that is hard
A big pear comes to mind
Of the green festive kind
And with specks of gold it is starred

NEW ONE:

Season's greetings and best wishes
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=Samatar
12/15/17 10:15 PM GMT
May you indulge in food that is delicious
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
::LynEve
12/15/17 11:34 PM GMT
New potatoes and ham
I will eat, cos I can !
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
=Samatar
12/16/17 10:27 AM GMT
And I will not be doing the dishes!
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
.Tootles
12/17/17 9:37 AM GMT
New one:

Now we need to start a new one
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::LynEve
12/17/17 11:35 AM GMT
Now we need to start a new one
I believe it's already begun
Will it be intellectual
Or quite ineffectual ?
I am sure, knowing us, it will stun !!
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
::LynEve
12/17/17 11:43 AM GMT
The cake's baked and the tree is aglow
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.Tootles
12/17/17 4:56 PM GMT
The cake's baked and the tree is aglow
Out in the dark it's beginning to snow
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::0930_23
12/18/17 12:31 AM GMT
Dad is snoring in the chair
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.mesmerized
12/18/17 4:09 AM GMT
The cake's baked and the tree is aglow
Out in the dark it's beginning to snow
Dad is snoring in the chair
Children's laughter fills the air
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
::0930_23
12/18/17 2:21 PM GMT
The cake's baked and the tree is aglow
Out in the dark it's beginning to snow
Dad is snoring in the chair
Children's laughter fills the air
During the night, Santa will show
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::0930_23
12/18/17 2:22 PM GMT
New:

I just finished my Christmas list
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.mesmerized
12/18/17 7:28 PM GMT
I just finished my Christmas list
Would a golf theme be something you wished?
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
::LynEve
12/18/17 7:52 PM GMT
Maybe clubs and new balls
If the old ones have stalled :)
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
::0930_23
12/18/17 10:20 PM GMT
I just finished my Christmas list
Would a golf theme be something you wished?
Maybe clubs and new balls
If the old ones have stalled :)
They have and I'm really pssssssst.
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::0930_23
12/18/17 10:21 PM GMT
New One: I will try hard not to offend
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.Tootles
12/18/17 10:27 PM GMT
I will try hard not to offend
Those people I think of as friends
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=Samatar
12/19/17 12:36 AM GMT
But the rest, I don't care
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-Everyone is entitled to my opinion-
.mesmerized
12/19/17 9:35 AM GMT
I will try hard not to offend
Those people I think of as friends
But the rest, I don't care
So to those best beware!
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
.Tootles
12/20/17 12:53 AM GMT
I will try hard not to offend
Those people I think of as friends
But the rest, I don't care
So to those just beware!
At least till the limerick's end ;-)

NEW ONE:

I keep looking outside at the night
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::0930_23
12/20/17 2:15 AM GMT
I keep looking outside at the night
Hoping someday I might get it right
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.Tootles
12/20/17 1:06 PM GMT
I keep looking outside at the night
Hoping some day I might get it right
I'll see Santa at last
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.mesmerized
12/20/17 8:05 PM GMT
I keep looking outside at the night
Hoping some day I might get it right
I'll see Santa at last
But watch close 'cuz he's fast
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A camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel. (Peter Adams)
.Tootles
01/15/18 8:49 AM GMT
I keep looking outside at the night
Hoping some day I might get it right
I'll see Santa at last
But watch close 'cuz he's fast
His speeding is faster than light
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.twinkel
03/14/18 7:54 PM GMT
the sun is here, the snow is gone
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Carpe Diem!
.0930_23
03/14/18 8:44 PM GMT
the sun is here, the snow is gone
it all depends where you call home
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.twinkel
03/14/18 9:44 PM GMT
the sun is here, the snow is gone
it all depends where you call home
home is where the heart will be
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Carpe Diem!
.0930_23
03/14/18 10:02 PM GMT
the sun is here, the snow is gone
it all depends where you call home
home is where the heart will be
Let us hope it is snow free
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
Girlyman
03/17/18 2:38 PM GMT
the sun is here,the snow is gone
it all depends where you call home
home is where the heart will be
Let us hope it is snow free
That will not be if you're in Nome.
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Girlyman
03/17/18 2:43 PM GMT
NEW ONE:

There was a dictator named Kim,
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.0930_23
03/17/18 4:16 PM GMT

There was a dictator named Kim,
He'd shoot off a rocket on a whim
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.twinkel
03/21/18 9:44 AM GMT
There was a dictator named Kim,
He'd shoot off a rocket on a whim
That wasn't very smart
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Carpe Diem!
::LynEve
03/21/18 10:54 AM GMT
There was a dictator named Kim,
He'd shoot off a rocket on a whim
That wasn't very smart
But the dude has no heart
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
.0930_23
03/21/18 2:57 PM GMT
There was a dictator named Kim,
He'd shoot off a rocket on a whim
That wasn't very smart
But the dude has no heart
And our Prez tries to Trump him.
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
.0930_23
03/21/18 2:58 PM GMT
New: The train doesn't run anymore
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
Girlyman
03/22/18 2:32 AM GMT
The train doesn't run anymore
It caused climate change said Al Gore
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::mesmerized
03/22/18 7:30 PM GMT
The train doesn't run anymore
It caused climate change said Al Gore
The nostalgia remains...
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Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart. (Victor Hugo)
.0930_23
03/23/18 12:00 AM GMT
The train doesn't run anymore
It caused climate change said Al Gore
The nostalgia remains...
But alas no trains
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
Girlyman
03/23/18 3:14 PM GMT
The train doesn't run anymore
It caused climate change said Al Gore
The nostalgia remains...
But alas no trains
Big deal,what d' we need Amtrak for!
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Girlyman
03/24/18 3:20 PM GMT
NEW ONE:

Tax time is nigh and oh how we fret!
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.0930_23
03/24/18 4:21 PM GMT
Tax time is nigh and oh how we fret!
Trying to figure, how much will we get
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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
Girlyman
03/29/18 1:59 AM GMT
Tax time is nigh and oh how we fret
Trying to figure how much we will get
But with Trump's new tax law
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Girlyman
05/01/18 2:38 PM GMT
Tax time is nigh and oh how we fret
Trying to figure,how much will we get
But with Trump's new tax lax
there'll be such shock and awe
that our pants we'll collectively wet.
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+purmusic
05/26/18 4:56 AM GMT
Forgot the sunscreen while out today
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::mesmerized
05/31/18 6:40 PM GMT
Forgot the sunscreen while out today
Now burnt to a crisp to my dismay...
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+purmusic
06/02/18 6:11 PM GMT
Forgot the sunscreen while out today
Now burnt to a crisp to my dismay...
Can barely move
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::LynEve
06/03/18 12:41 AM GMT
Forgot the sunscreen while out today
Now burnt to a crisp to my dismay...
Can barely move
Should this not prove . . .
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
Girlyman
06/05/18 3:18 PM GMT
Forgot the sunscreen while out today
Now burnt to a crisp to my dismay...
Can barely move
Should this not prove...
You ignore mother nature,you'll pay.
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::mesmerized
06/06/18 6:32 PM GMT
Nice finish to that last limerick Lyn and Girlyman:)
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.twinkel
06/26/18 2:45 PM GMT
The summer heat is finally here
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Carpe Diem!
::mesmerized
06/26/18 8:04 PM GMT
The summer heat is finally here
The sun, the beach, maybe a beer
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::LynEve
06/27/18 12:46 AM GMT
The summer heat is finally here
The sun, the beach, maybe a beer
Don't forget us 'down under'
Getting snow rain and thunder !
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My thanks to all who leave comments for my work and to those of you who like one enough to make it a favourite. To touch just one person that way makes each image worthwhile. . . . . . . . . .. . . . "The question is not what you look at, but what you see" ~ Marcel Proust
Girlyman
06/28/18 1:58 AM GMT
The summer heat is finally here
The sun,the beach, maybe a beer
Don't forget us 'down under'
Getting snow rain and thunder!
To us you're always near and dear.
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