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#200334 - 06/08/11 10:18 AM Re: a limerick [Re: Tromboniator]
Candy Offline
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'An officer's badge'


like a flashlight or truncheon do you mean shocked


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#200339 - 06/08/11 11:24 AM Re: a limerick [Re: Tromboniator]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Registered: 06/23/08
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Yes, when I started with a limerick,
Beck gave me the AABB stuff, rhythm, rhyming, et. al.
But he says at the end:


"Ideally five lines AABBA, rhyming, suggestive in content, with
a clever hook in the last line".

Of course back when Reader's Digest had a different one each
week, they were never "suggestive", but then again that was
Reader's Digest.

This is great Peter.
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#200340 - 06/08/11 11:25 AM Re: a limerick [Re: Candy]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Originally Posted By: Candy
'An officer's badge'


like a flashlight or truncheon do you mean shocked



I don't think so, but I'll let Peter explain.
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#200347 - 06/08/11 01:36 PM Re: a limerick [Re: Tromboniator]
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A priest with purity un-mistakable
whom all thought completely unshakable,
opened his missal at mass
and fell right on his ass
for some porn there caught him unplacable.



CONVINCE/COPE


Edited by LukeJavan8 (06/08/11 01:38 PM)
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#200350 - 06/08/11 05:53 PM Re: a limerick [Re: Candy]
Tromboniator Online   content
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Registered: 05/10/10
Posts: 818
Loc: Alaska
No, shiny brass shield (or star), lettering and numbers in high relief, with a pin on the back.


Edited by Tromboniator (06/08/11 05:53 PM)

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#200365 - 06/09/11 01:59 PM Re: a limerick [Re: Jackie]
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Registered: 02/22/10
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Loc: Florida, USA
June found it most hard to convince
Any girlfriends to date her ex, Vince.
They chose not to cope
With the fact he's a dope,
And June hasn't been friends with them since.

PEONY - PEPPERMINT
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#200370 - 06/09/11 07:26 PM Re: a limerick [Re: beck123]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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There was a girl with a garden filled with peppermint
Who sold it to improve her financial betterment.
With a peony, rose, and many other herbs
She had quite a showy home out in the 'burbs.
But it was the rabbits who had the most merriment.



RUFFLE/RUMBLE
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#200377 - 06/10/11 04:57 AM Re: a limerick [Re: LukeJavan8]
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old hand

Registered: 05/10/10
Posts: 818
Loc: Alaska
Her tent had a charming blue ruffle
That made old-timers fidget and shuffle.
They would gnash, spit, and grumble,
Punch, kick, start up a rumble:
Major scuffle, that duffel kerfuffle.

TROT/TRUANT

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#200405 - 06/11/11 11:05 AM Re: a limerick [Re: Jackie]
beck123 Offline
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Registered: 02/22/10
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Loc: Florida, USA
There was a young lady named Dot
Who engaged in a lewd midnight trot.
Her menses went truant
(With a child pursuant.)
Now to men she replies, "'Drather not."

FIRMLY - FISTULA


Edited by beck123 (06/11/11 11:06 AM)
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#200411 - 06/11/11 11:24 AM Re: a limerick [Re: beck123]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Saw you were on line, then a limerick, and a good one at that
appeared. Happy Day,Beck!
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