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#100540 - 05/20/03 05:17 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Nicely done, dxb. Here's another one for you. I tried to make it end with Victoria, but thought the rhyme would bore ya.

Victoria, queen of longest reign,
Traveled Britainís vast domain;
She perused,
Not at all amused.



#100541 - 06/03/03 09:44 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Marilyn Manson:
Not what youíd call handsome,
But a master of manipulation,
Causing an unholy sensation.



#100542 - 06/04/03 02:36 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Who is Marilyn Manson?
Is she somebodyís grandson?
Or am I happier in my ignorance,
Perchance?



#100543 - 06/04/03 02:53 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Or am I happier in my ignorance?

Yes.


#100544 - 06/04/03 03:01 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Brief, but to the point.


#100545 - 06/04/03 09:16 PM Re: Clerihew  
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Utter Placebo, Planet Reebok
Brief she may be. Right she is. Exit, stage left.


#100546 - 06/09/03 05:28 AM Re: Clerihew  
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Doctor Bill,
Just a tad over the hill;
Always on hand with a ref, a link, a remark or quotation:
Pillar of this organization.





#100547 - 06/09/03 12:19 PM Re: Clerihew  
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No piller I
Seeking only in the sky
Venus' hill to descry.


#100548 - 06/16/03 10:11 PM Re: Clerihew  
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This is not original, but I like it too well to hold back:

Massenet
Never wrote a Mass in A.
It would have been just too bad
If he had.


#100549 - 06/17/03 09:49 AM Re: Clerihew  
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Yeah, that's a clever one. Is it an original Clerihew's clerihew?


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