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The Gamble

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The Gamble

Today I got my first ticket ever
Have I played before? Never!
But I just took this chance
(With a five dollar expense)
And found I was off by a number!

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  1. Date: 6/9/2014 12:17:00 PM
    Enjoyed this! Post more!

  1. Date: 1/16/2012 8:25:00 PM
    Congrats, Ellie. Excellent. Nice going. luv Ralph

  1. Date: 1/16/2012 3:27:00 PM
    Congrats on your win, Eleanore! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 1/16/2012 11:39:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in Susan Burch's "Lottery Ticket Limerick" contest Eleanore. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 1/16/2012 7:54:00 AM
    Eleanor congrats on your win..David

  1. Date: 1/16/2012 7:08:00 AM
    congratulations

  1. Date: 1/15/2012 4:25:00 PM
    Well, that would be a big bummer!! Congrats on this one. Very enjoyable.

  1. Date: 1/15/2012 2:45:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win. Elizabeth