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#54301 - 02/02/02 07:13 PM Re: recall the thread's original title?
Jackie Offline

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Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11610
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A whale I am, I admit;
The name is a dismaying fit;
But I ain't no Norwegian,
My older collegian--
Now swishing my skirts, I will git.


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#54302 - 02/02/02 09:54 PM Re: recall the thread's original title?
Angel Offline
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Registered: 12/28/01
Posts: 688
My electric was off for two days
I couldn't get online to metaphrase
Now Jackie's a whale?
She wants a goat, not a male?
Is this some new kind of craze?



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#54303 - 02/03/02 10:24 PM Groan
Bobyoungbalt Offline
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Registered: 11/22/00
Posts: 1289
O tempora! O mores!

First we descend to the gutter, then to battling limericks! What has this distinguished company come to?

Well, on second thought, I'm fond of a good laugh and it certainly beats some of our other carryings on. Go to it all ye poetasters!




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#54304 - 02/03/02 10:35 PM Re: Groan
tsuwm Offline
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>Go to it all ye poetasters!

yeah, better a poetaster than a criticaster.


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#54305 - 02/04/02 07:57 AM Reply to Mr. Nash
Bingley Offline
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Loc: Jakarta
In reply to:

Bing, a bit of advice from Ogden Nash (whose poem's title is my subject-line above):
Candy
Is dandy,
But liquor
Is quicker.


Candi may be a bit of a dandy
But if liquor made him quicker
-- oh my poor ticker.







Bingley

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#54306 - 02/04/02 01:54 PM Re: Groan
Keiva Offline
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Registered: 08/04/01
Posts: 2605
better a poetaster than a criticaster.

It is a rare and marvelous thing to be a latinate criticaster.
But I, unfortunately, am no unerring polylingual.

[he said, in googlewhacking purple prose -e]


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