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Below is the poem of the day entitled Flowers Would Gasp which was written by poet Jack Ellison.


Flowers Would Gasp



Once knew this man from Peru His body odour was disgusting peewww Whenever he passed Flowers would gasp As the air turned a violety blue © Jack Ellison 2015

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  1. Date: 9/2/2015 4:48:00 PM

    Now, that's a great limerick, Jack! Congrats on POTD. Love, Kim

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:34:00 PM

    Jack, congratulations on poem of the day, enjoy the honor ~~

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:24:00 PM

    Congrats! Could see myself sitting at outside table enjoying the beautiful aroma of the flowers and then having to hold my nose as I saw them wilt while eyes are stinging! Well done!

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:17:00 PM

    Hey Jack, BIG congratulations on your poem being chosen for POTD! A great Limerick indeed. One can almost share in the fragrances through your well placed words. Well deserving!! Be Blessed, Neva

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:15:00 PM

    HA HA! Thank you for starting my day with a cup of coffee and THIS for a very BIG smile! Perfect little limerick and who among us doesn't love the one that makes us laugh! My favorite effort with this, is that, the poem is a vehicle for reminding us of hygiene in public and offers a delightful element of surprise. It's a 7 Jack & a Fav.

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 1:13:00 PM

    Short and descriptive. Very good. I like this one a lot. Congrats on getting the poem if the day :)

  1. Date: 9/2/2015 11:07:00 AM

    Congrats. One would learn of fragrance, in song and deed.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 11:10:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Dear Iris... thanks for dropping by with your kind words! Love, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 9:54:00 AM

    Wonderful Limerick, Jack, congratulations on poem of the day Hugs eve

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 11:09:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you my dear Eve... it was quite a surprise for something silly like this!!! LOL Love, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 6:31:00 AM

    Congratulations Jack...Poem of the Day...WOW WEE

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:34:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Ignore the comment below... gremlins! Thank for your good wishes, my dear sweet Judith!!! Love, Jackson! xxxx
    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:32:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    So true! So true! LOL Thanks for dropping by, Demetrios! Cheers!
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 5:04:00 AM

    Hope you never visit Peru my friend, Jack! BTW you can find such people in every nationality! Hilarious, I enjoyed it!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:33:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    So true! So true! LOL Thanks for dropping by, Demetrios! Cheers!
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 4:45:00 AM

    - Congratulations on your p.o.t.d., Jack !! - hugs // Anne-Lise :)

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:30:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you muchly, dear Anne-Lise! Much appreciated, sweet lady! Love, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:31:00 AM

    Oh Kenny....when will you be good, my dear. ;) You are a sweetie pie! :) You really are...Good limerick. Flowers gasping...I thought it would be something sensually sweet, but....you got me. ;) Congrats on POTD

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:29:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Ha ha ha! Fooled my sweet Miss Boop! Thanks a bunch my dearest friend! Love, Kenny xxxxxx
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 3:09:00 AM

    Congratulations on making POTD, dear Jack. Sending big hugs to you..... Sheena

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:27:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you, Sheena Bear! You're a sweetie, love, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/2/2015 2:16:00 AM

    Oh my but you sure can make anyone gasp within any type of floral write you've penned.. You sure do write some mighty funny pewww poems along the way.... hugs Theresa

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:25:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hello Theresa! Sweet as ever I see... enjoy! Love and big hugs, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/1/2015 5:39:00 PM

    That smell followed close on by///made all the ladies cringe and cry///no perfume would do///more pungent than the loo////we bid adieu for all alive would die

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/2/2015 6:23:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    What happened to the King of Romance? Are you coming over to the Limerside?
  1. Date: 9/1/2015 10:37:00 AM

    There once was a guy named Jack... For writting he had a great knack... new ideas were always circling back... They flew thru the air until him they whacked... And do you know he's part of that famous Wulf pack... Who keeps us on that good old laugh track... Couldn't help myself...I was on a roll... apparently one that needs more Caffeine... LOL

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/1/2015 4:35:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    The Wulf Pack is famous far and wide!!! Hugs, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/1/2015 8:44:00 AM

    Perhaps it was he who passed//by on the fringe of the blast//which shook the earth//for all its worth//unfortunately, won't be the last. GOOD MORNING JACK!!!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/1/2015 4:34:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Wish mine could be that powerful!!! LOL
  1. Date: 9/1/2015 7:15:00 AM

    Yes Jack...I think he's originally from Canada and when last 'spotted' he was moving....

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/1/2015 7:23:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Up here in this glorious land, we all smell like roses...haven't you heard??? Love, Jack xxx
  1. Date: 9/1/2015 6:40:00 AM

    Nice humor in this one

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison Date: 9/1/2015 6:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you my friend!!!

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