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The Merchant's Lucky Nine

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Inspired by the number nine, one of my favorite numbers


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The Merchant's Lucky Nine

An old merchant was born on this date, He’s so rich, so famous in their state; He thought that this digit made him great, So he kept all things one more than eight. Age nine, he was already engaged, A woman with mansion and nine maids; So wealthy that they enjoyed their life, They went to Casino day and night, At the end, he found out he’s not right.
Oct. 10, 2013 11.44am Note: Poem with 9 lines and 9 syllables in each line. Hope you’ll enjoy this short poem of mine. Have a great and blessed day to all! Second Place Contest: New October Poem Only Judged: 10/26/13 Sponsor: Poet Sis PD/Linda

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  1. Date: 10/30/2013 12:13:00 PM
    congratulations Leonora, <3 SKAT

  1. Date: 10/29/2013 11:50:00 AM
    Congratulations on your superb and well-deserved win with this poem, Leonara. You go, girlfriend!! Licia :-)

  1. Date: 10/28/2013 8:02:00 AM
    Congrats on the win in the contest, Leo

  1. Date: 10/27/2013 12:37:00 AM
    This is a nice poem dear friend,Congratulation on your win

  1. Date: 10/26/2013 9:09:00 PM
    Hello my lovely sweet poet sis... Missing you .... Stopping by with , thank you for the support :-) CONGRATULATIONS, amazingly awesome win. Stop by my latest blog. If you's like or have time. ------ always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 10/26/2013 8:58:00 PM
    stopping by this poem again to wish you congratulations on your win :) hugs

  1. Date: 10/25/2013 3:20:00 PM
    Great reading this Leonora, Interesting reading and with fun lines..'

  1. Date: 10/13/2013 2:21:00 PM
    Hi Leonora, Great write and story indeed! I liked this one... Ken

  1. Date: 10/13/2013 1:48:00 PM
    - Sweet friend Leonora, a very creative write. - (I bet my lucky number: 8 ... but I am not rich in money or gold) - A truly beautiful autumn Sunday has become the cool evening here now .... night coming soon... - All the best to you!!!! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/13/2013 1:08:00 PM
    Hi! my lovely friend, you have done beautifully, I feel by reading your nice poem. Good luck. Loved always, bl

  1. Date: 10/13/2013 8:46:00 AM
    Hi, sweetie.. I remember this one, so I am waiting for you to post a new one!!! It was nice seeing your comment today.

  1. Date: 10/13/2013 7:56:00 AM
    Excellent. Very creative write. Enjoyed reading it. Tfs

  1. Date: 10/12/2013 12:33:00 PM
    This was so much fun! He must have been a mature 9.

    Galinta Avatar Leonora Galinta
    Date: 10/12/2013 8:37:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    ;)))))TY my dear friend. Yes, I think so.:))))
  1. Date: 10/12/2013 8:46:00 AM
    Very creative write Lenora, i enjoyed reading it alot, blessings Carl

  1. Date: 10/11/2013 10:23:00 PM
    Another fun poem from you thoroughly enjoyed. My lucky number happens to be 9 because it's also my birth date. Nice going, Leonora. Licia :-)

  1. Date: 10/11/2013 10:40:00 AM
    lory, love the weave of your story and a great form/ rhyme scheme to boot.. how was your birthday week?.. do take care and stay stress- free... love and huggs on a rainy day here!..:) huggs

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 9:03:00 PM
    Hi Leo, wow.. to be engaged at the age of nine. Such a number to enjoy. I love ODD numbers.. but of course i love 7, 7 of everything.. just like heaven... what a fun and short write. I like it my sweet sis. Now i feel like buying the number 9 lottery ticket.. it's called... 9 in line... LOL.. thank you for the lovely visit this morning... Good night my favorite poet... xox~ Linda

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 6:57:00 PM
    enjoyed this witty poem...very creative in both form and content...enjoyed the read! hugs :) Thank you for the lovely visit to my page my libra sister!

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 6:48:00 PM
    amazing Leonora, I like it one more than eight. the perfect 9. which happens 2 B, my favorite digit. a fun poem. 2bad not all things should end in 9. hugs. Skat

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 4:47:00 PM
    what a cute idea, Leonora. well done!